The use of pesticides in developing countries

05-02-2021 - 12:17 DEVE
The impact of pesticides on human health and food security in developing countries The impact of pesticides on human health and food security in developing countries
The use of pesticides in developing countries © @European Parliament, European Union

The study analyses the impact of pesticides on human health and food security in developing countries and the challenges of controlling the use of these hazardous substances. This study provides a broad perspective on the main trends regarding the use of pesticides in developing countries and analyses the extent to which pesticides banned within the EU are exported. Recommendations are intended to improve all people's access to healthy food in line with UN declarations.