Community Rally in LA to defend global access to affordable medicines - 12 Noon, 1st February

Expose the Secret Big Pharma Free Trade Deal Negotiations in LA!

NSWP members and activists in LA are encouraged to attend this important protest to defend global access to affordable medicines. 

Health GAP and the California Fair Trade Coalition, AFL-CIO, Citizens Trade Campaign, Friends of the Earth, Public Citizen,  Moana Nui and local members of the labor, environmental, Latino, and Asian-Pacific Island communities are planning a teach-in and Rally in LA.

Act Up-Basel: Take your claws off our medicines!

NSWP has signed up to this petition and urges others to do so.

Source: Act Up Basel and

International Treatment Preparedness Coalition - statement on Global Fund

NSWP fully supports the statement (published in full below) released by the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) concerning the decision taken in Accra by the Global Fund on the cancellation of R11 funding with broader implications for all unsigned Round 10 grants (80 with a value of $1.2 billion) and all phase two renewals. 

We join ITPC in calling on donors to take action on replenishing the Global Fund.

Sex workers condemn the use of force by Korean security on peaceful demonstrators


Busan – South Korea - Press Statement – Saturday 27th August 2011- For immediate release

Police beat and arrested South Korean activists, among them people living with HIV/AIDS, during a PEACEFUL march at the ICAAP in Busan. The march was organised to protest against Free Trade agreements being negotiated across the Asia Pacific region. International and Korean activists were jointly marching through the Conference Convention Center.