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Jul 20, 2016

DowDupont Special Shareholder meeting keeps shareholders silent

For Immediate Release: July 20, 2016 Midland, Michigan - Earlier this morning, Dow shareholders the...

Apr 7, 2016

#NoLandNoLife | Land and food, not bullets: Stop the violence against Asian farmers

Statement from PAN Asia Pacific PENANG, Malaysia – We are deeply appalled by the series of violence...

Mar 15, 2016

Hazardous pesticide use still a problem in California

Late last week, the California Department of Pesticide Regulation released the results of annual...

Mar 4, 2016

PAN International mourns the assassination of Berta Cáceres

PAN International joins indigenous peoples, environmentalists and peace-makers around the world in...

Jan 26, 2016

Global Food Movement Stands with Hawai'i

For Immediate Release: January 27, 2016 Contact: Paul Towers,, 916.216.1082...

Jan 6, 2016

EPA assessment ignores threats to bees from pesticide-coated seeds

For Immediate Release: January 6, 2016 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,

Dec 3, 2015

New Study on Child-harming Pesticides Should Spur State, National Action

For Immediate Release: December 3, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082, A new...

Nov 13, 2015

EPA bans bee-harming pesticide

For Immediate Release November 13, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,

Nov 12, 2015

Flawed science underlies European agency finding that Monsanto’s flagship product is not ”likely” carcinogen

For Immediate Release Contact: Sara Knight, Pesticide Action Network, 415-625-9070 or sara@panna....

Oct 9, 2015

Kids are being exposed to pesticides in their diet, study confirms

For Immediate Release: October 9, 2015 Contact: Paul Towers, 916-216-1082,