News releases

Attention Journalists

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

Kate Colwell
Media relations manager

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.

“Sustainable” palm oil controversy escalates as international NGOs call for customers to drop palm oil giant IOI Group

May. 13, 2016 / Posted by: Brian Salamanca / Categories: Economics for the Earth, News Releases / Tags: Forests, Palm oil

IOI responds to the suspension of its sustainability certification by denying wrongdoing, fighting back with lawsuit against the RSPO San Francisco, CA - Today, Rainforest Action Network joined with over twenty other NGOs, including Greenpeace, Fr...

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Ahead of KXL NAFTA claim, environmental groups deliver voided $15 billion check to TransCanada office

May. 5, 2016 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Climate and Energy, News Releases / Tags: Climate, Fossil fuels, Keystone xl, Trade

Experts available to discuss future of NAFTA case, TPP WASHINGTON, D.C. - Earlier this year, TransCanada announced plans to sue the United States under NAFTA in a private, unaccountable tribunal for $15 billion in damages because of President Obam...

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