News releases

Attention Journalists

For more information or to set up an interview with one of our experts, please contact:

EA Dyson
Communications director
202-222-0730
edyson@foe.org

Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

Civil society asks three critical questions of the World Bank at its 2015 spring meetings

Apr. 16, 2015 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Economics for the Earth, Food and Technology, News Releases / Tags: Deforestation, Finance, World bank

OAKLAND, CA – As the World Bank prepares for its annual Spring Meetings, members of Our Land Our Business, a campaign of more than 260 NGOs, farmer groups and trade unions from around the world, are publically posing three questions about th...

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Tax Day: A reminder of taxpayer-subsidized pollution through corporate welfare

Apr. 14, 2015 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Climate and Energy, Economics for the Earth, News Releases / Tags: Carbon tax, Financial transaction tax, Wall street

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate Finance Committee is expected to release recommendations for tax reform by late May. Meanwhile, the Committee has set an April 15 deadline for stakeholder comments to coincide with Tax Day. This is a good time t...

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