Resources

GE Mosquitoes Issue Brief

California is poised to be the second state where genetically engineered (GE) mosquitoes are released, unless the public and California’s government officials demand otherwise. Earlier this year, half a billion GE mosquitoes were released in Florida.

How a Rockstar Lentil Burger Inspired More Plant-Forward School Food

This case study highlights San Luis Coastal Unified School District’s Thai Basil Lentil Burger, which has become one of the school’s most popular plant-forward entrees

CSO letter on ending international public finance for fossil fuels

Urgent action is needed to ensure 2021 marks the end of international public finance to fossil fuels. This would free up significant support for clean energy and a just and equitable transition worldwide.

12 Guilty Fogeys: Big Oil’s $86 billion offshore tax bonanza

A handful of Big Oil companies drilling overseas have benefited massively from carve-outs they won in the GOP’s 2017 tax bill

Four Days of Texas-Sized Disinformation

New analysis by FOE uses FB data to show that their approach misses the point & will still likely miss the vast majority of disinformation.  

Letter on EXIM consideration of financing petrochemical project in Malaysia

Friends of the Earth United States (FOE) writes to express deep concern for EXIM’s consideration of Pengerang Energy Complex (PEC) Petrochemical Project in Penerang, Johor, Malaysia.

Letter on EXIM’s consideration of financing Kazakhstan oil refinery

We write to express deep concern for EXIM’s consideration of an oil refinery in the Terektinsky District (near Uralsk) in West Kazakhstan.

Judith Pryor’s Climate Record

President Biden has nominated Judith Pryor for EXIM First Vice President, who serves as President of EXIM when the Presidency is vacant.

Pesticides inhibiteurs de gènes: risques et inquiétudes

Les pesticides ont déjà été liés à toute une série de conséquences considérables et inattendues: ils nuisent à notre santé, déciment la biodiversité, provoquent des dommages au niveau des sols et des ressources en eau dont nous avons besoin pour produire l’alimentation d’aujourd’hui et de demain

California AB416 FAQs

Assembly Member Kalra (D-San Jose) has introduced the California Deforestation-Free Procurement Act (AB416), a bill which would require state procurement contracts involving forest-risk commodities to certify that their operations and their supply chains do not drive tropical deforestation or primary forest degradation.