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The Trillion Tree Campaign at Esri User Conference

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Speaking at the Esri User Conference meant much to Felix: years ago, Wangari Maathai, who inspired us children to plant trees, has spoken at the Esri UC. Jack Dangermond, founder of Esri, introduced Felix. That was a great honor to Felix. And of course, we're even more grateful that Jack in t...

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Bring peace through trees!

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The second Academy this year took place in Ngaoundéré, region of Adamaoua, Cameroon. Geographically Ngaoundére is located in the north of of Cameroon where Muslims and Christians are sharing daily life. The current situation in North Cameroon is a bit sensitive regarding the &ld...

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Seeds of hope - Nigeria's Kids start planting!

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Another educative event took place today as new ambassadors were trained and discussed various ways in which they can further promote sustainable environment. The children were happy to see themselves in Plant-for-the-Planet T-shirts and for endorsing them as climate justice ambassadors. We had 5 sc...

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Second Academy took place in Burkina Faso

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Early on Saturday morning children from different school were gathered to at Vision Plus very exicited  to see the start of the event. Altogether 145 children from 5 schools attended the Academy at Vison Plus School in Bobo Dioulasso. The academy was made possible thanks to the commitment of th...

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Climate Justice Ambassadors Dalinka and Luciano at “Nariño por el Clima”

Monday, June 11, 2018

Between the 6th and 9th June the international conference of young people on climate crisis “Nariño por el Clima” took place in Pasto, Colombia. 90 people (of 300 applicants) - not only from Colombia, but also special guests from Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Peru and Ecuador - parti...

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73 new children set off to save the world as Climate Justice Ambassadors!

Sunday, June 10, 2018

73 children gathered at the Plant-for-the-Planet academy in Amalapuram, India on the 23rd of April. The program was officially inaugurated with the opening remarks from the Principal of the host school. He further added the importance of youths and children to solve the climate crisis. After that, t...

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500 Trees - University of Ibadan takes action!

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

The event started with singing our National Anthem, followed by special addresses by the representative of the Director of the Distance Learning Center at the University of Ibadan (DLI) - Dr S. A. Adejumo. In his brief welcome address he congratulated the participants for being part of the Academy w...

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Nigeria's new Ambassadors for Climate Justice

Monday, June 4, 2018

Another educative event took place today as new ambassadors were trained and discussed various ways in which they can further promote sustainable environment. The children were happy to see themselves in Plant-for-the-Planet T-shirts and for endorsing them as climate justice ambassadors. 63 particip...

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200 new trees and 80 new ambassadors in Cameroon!

Sunday, May 20, 2018

The first Academy in Ntolo (in the coastal region of Cameroon) took place on Saturday 28 April 2018. About 80 participants aged between 9-12 attended the Academy, led by the program coordinator Mr Felix Nkam, and with the participation of some members of the local board and the staff of the Center o...

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60 new Ambassadors in Côte d'Ivoire

Saturday, May 19, 2018

The children were waiting in the schoolyard early on Saturday morning. No one wanted to miss the start of the Academy. Altogether 60 children from 10 different schools attended the academy in Lycee HKB of Sinfra. The Academy was made possible by organization committee and some volunteers w...

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79 Children Participated in the Second Academy in New Taipei City, Taiwan

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

On the morning of April 22nd, which happened to be Earth Day, 79 children from over 15 different schools arrived in front of the Shih Hsin University in New Taipei City, Taiwan. GIGABYTE Technology and GIGABYTE Education Foundation made the academy possible. Special thanks to Shih Hsin University (S...

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First Academy of the 2018 season for Cote d’Ivore took place in Konofla

Friday, May 4, 2018

On Saturday morning 50 children from 7 different schools and their parents were waiting outside the schoolyard, as no one wanted to miss this event. Thanks to the local organisers, the Academy was free of charge for the attending children aged between 8 and 14. Special thanks to the support of Plant...

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Youth Summit 2018 in Italy

Friday, April 13, 2018

From March 3rd to 10th 2018 the fourth international Youth Summit took place in the Youth Hostel Casa Valdese in Vallecrosia/Italy. 75 Climate Justice Ambassadors from all over the world, aged between 16-27 years, prepared for the launch of the Trillion Tree Campaign on March 9th at the Grimaldi For...

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Global Board Elections - Register Your Candidacy Now!

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Do you want to play a major role in the Plant-for-the-Planet Initiative? Do you like to take strategic decisions in an international team? Do you want to be a role model and give giuidance for younger Climate Justice Ambassadors? Then you should register your candidacy for the Gobal Board elect...

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First Academy in Devghat

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

First Academy Supported by Chitwan Green Lions Club and Holidays Creation Home takes place in Shree Sitaram Sanskrit Secondary School, Devghat, Chitwan. Though it was very cold early in the morning, children’s were waiting eagerly outside the venue on Tuesday. No-one wanted to miss the star...

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63 children participate in the second Academy in Chitwan

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Academy takes place in Shrashowti English Boarding School, Bharatpur-14 Chitwan. Though it was very cold early in the morning, children’s were waiting eagerly outside the venue on Tuesday. No-one wanted to miss the start of the Academy. Altogether 63 children and 10 teachers from 9 schools...

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Academy takes place in Nayakiran Higher Secondary School Chitwan

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Though it was very cold early in the morning, children’s were waiting eagerly outside the venue  on Tuesday. No-one wanted to miss the start of the Academy. Altogether 40 children and 5 teachers from 5 schools attended the Academy in Nayakiran Higher Secondary School ,Bharatpur-11, Chitwa...

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64 new climate ambassadors in Ibadan, Nigeria

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The academy commenced at exactly, 9:30am. The academy had in attendance participating schools, teachers, the executives of  2004 Set Old students of the host school, our guests – The Assistant Director, Urban Beautification, Ministry of Environment, Oyo state – Mr Salawudeen J.O and...

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Live from the SDG Global Fest in Bonn

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

How can we reach the Global Goals for Sustainable Development? What actions are taken all over the world? How can we work together? Climate Justice Ambassadors Louis and Lukas try to find answers at the Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development in Bonn. On Wednesday, 21st, Louis talked t...

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Well-attended Plant-for-the-Planet Academy with 68 children in Osogbo, Nigeria

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

The academy commenced at exactly, 9am. The academy had in attendance participating schools, teachers, the Principal of the host school, our guests – The Secretary of Peace Corps of Nigeria, Osun state – Patriot Osukoya David and Plant for the Planet team. The welcome address delivered by...

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