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Linking sustainable practices throughout Europe

PAN Europe (Pesticide Action Network)

Rural topic(s): Advocacy on food and rural policies, Conservation and management of natural resources

City: Brussels

Country: Belgium

Web site: http://www.pan-europe.info

Pesticide Action Network (PAN) PAN-Europe is the regional centre in Europe. It was founded in 1987 and brings together 38 consumer, public health, and environmental organisations, trades unions, women’s groups and farmer associations from across Europe. It works to minimise the negative effects of hazardous pesticides and to replace their use with ecologically sound and socially just alternatives.

Scale of intervention : European

Keywords: organic farming, sustainable agriculture, ecosystem friendly methods, public health, Biodiversity

Places: Europe

Actors: NGO, network, platform, forum, multi-stakeholders

Methods: programme/project management, campaigning, advocacy, networking, recommendation, information diffusion, meeting, seminar and conference organisation, ouvrage