Public Health Summary Statements on Trade Agreements
• CAFTA - The US- Dominican Republic-Central America Free Trade Agreement (DR-CAFTA) poses major threats to public health and
the right to protect health standards, including privatization of health-related services, high drug prices, interference
with government contracting, and lack of public health representation in trade policy decisions.
Click here for CAFTA Statement
• US-Australia FTA can preempt reimportation bills Americas
to promote trade agreements that advance the interests of population health, including international labor rights and safe
working conditions; and encouraging the alliance of public health professionals and affiliates across international borders
to advance such alternatives.
Click here for US-Australia FTA Statement