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Press Releases

Dec 3, 2021

Over 187,300 advocates urge UN FAO to abandon controversial ag industry partnership

Press contact: Ahna Kruzic, (510) 927-5379 For immediate release: December 3rd, 2021, 1AM PT ROME, ITALY: Today, food and agriculture advocates delivered over 187,300 petition...

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...

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...