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Press Releases

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—...

Sep 22, 2021

Counter-summit challenges corporate-led UN Food Systems Summit

Today, thousands of rural peoples, people’s organizations, CSOs, and advocates kicked off The Global People’s Summit (GPS) on Food Systems through various online and on-ground activities to challenge...

Aug 18, 2021

EPA to Ban Chlorpyrifos, Finally

Victory: Children and farmworkers secure long-awaited protections August 18, 2021 Washington, D.C. Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a final rule banning all food uses of the...

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...