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Press Releases

May 10, 2016

New Report: Agricultural Pesticides Increasingly Linked to Childhood Cancers & Neurological Harm

For Immediate Release: May 10, 2016 Oakland, California – A new report released today spotlights pesticides used in the food system and the harmful effects they are having on the nation’s children....

Mar 24, 2016

USDA greenlights another hazardous pesticide-promoting seed

For Immediate Release: March 24, 2016 On March 23, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the approval of Monsanto’s genetically modified corn that has been engineered to resist the...

Mar 17, 2016

House Environment Committee votes to fund controversial pine-to-potatoes study

March 17, 2016 Contact: Amy Mondloch, Toxic Taters Coalition, 218.850.3629 Lex Horan, Pesticide Action Network, 651.245.1733 This morning, members of the Minessota House Environment and Natural...

Press Statements

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...