An alliance of independent organisations dedicated to the empowerment of Asian farmers.

Studies:

TFA conducted a regional study on pesticides impacts to school children in Laos, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam in 2017. The studies involved collection and compilation of data on pesticides uses and blood test through reactive paper designed to detect residues of Organophosphate and Carbamate by trained medical personnel. The results shown that children, farmers and consumers in participated countries had pesticides in their blood at different levels. The results were disseminated at local and national levels.

See more details at:

Persticides Impact to Chirldren Briefing Note TFA (2018)

Pesticide use in Thailand Current situation health risks and gaps in research and policy

Research:

Regional Pesticides Impacts to Children: https://www.thefieldalliance.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Persticides-Impact-to-Chirldren-Briefing-Note-TFA-2018_Oct.-10-2018_Acrobat.pdf

http://sri.ciifad.cornell.edu/countries/thailand/thcpfwrpt1007.pdf