The Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) was an attempt to create a neoliberal free trade agreement that expanded the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)  to every country in North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean, except Cuba. Negotiations began right after the completion of NAFTA in 1994 and were supposed to have been completed by January 1, 2005.
Free Trade Impacts On:
- Food Security, Farming 
- Environment 
- Investor Rights or Citizen Rights 
- Free Trade, the Environment, and Biotech