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Press Releases

Nov 22, 2021

New bill would overhaul U.S. pesticide rules

PAN applauds introduction of the Protect America’s Children from Toxic Pesticides Act (PACTPA) Press contact: Ahna Kruzic, (510) 927-5379 For immediate release: November 22, 2021...

Oct 14, 2021

PAN Executive Director Kristin Schafer to Step Down

Pesticide Action Network (PAN) North America announced today that Kristin Schafer will be stepping down as the organization’s Executive Director early next year. Schafer will be working closely with...

Oct 13, 2021

US Farmers and advocates to Biden administration: prioritize the rights and livelihoods of workers, food producers, and frontline communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 13, 2021 In honor of World Food Day on Saturday, October 16th, over 60 organizations call for a more just approach to agricultural policy development. WASHINGTON DC—...

Press Statements

Mar 10, 2021

PAN response to Michael Regan’s confirmation as EPA Administrator

With the Senate’s confirmation vote on Wednesday, March 10, Michael Regan became the new...

Feb 24, 2021

Civil society and Indigenous Peoples again call on FAO to stop #ToxicAlliance with CropLife International

Today, civil society and Indigenous peoples’ organizations sent a formal request to meet with the...

Feb 23, 2021

PAN response to Vilsack’s confirmation as USDA leader

Secretary Vilsack’s nomination to be Secretary of Agriculture was confirmed by the Senate on...