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Tree planting activities in 15 countries

Monday, October 12, 2009

Watch on YouTube Please let us know if your country is missing! Write to [email protected] if we should add your activity to the next update of this film.

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Max und Martha open the International Climate Week in Hamburg on 19 September 2009

Monday, October 12, 2009

Am 19.09.2009 begeistern die Berliner Klimabotschafter mit einer großartigen mitreißenden Rede in deutsch und englisch. Sie bekommen mehrfach spontanen Beifall des Publikums während ihrer Vorstellung des weltweite Netzwerks von Plant-for-the-Planet. Martha und Max mit M...

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One million trees for Austria announced by nine-year-old girl

Monday, October 12, 2009

On 29 September Vera from Vienna promissed that the Austrian children will plant a million trees in their country. Governor Gabi Bugstaller who was present when Vera made the pledge, willingly had her photo taken for the campaign.

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Plant-for-the-Planet in 70 seconds

Monday, October 12, 2009

Liam Felsch gave an impressive 70 second statement on Friday 11 September 2009 in the city hall in Munich addressing 500 adults at the conference "Nachhaltigkeit trotz(t) Krise." Each speaker had 99 seconds. Liam was the only child and Liam was the only speaker not to exceed the time limit...

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100,000 trees for Unterhaching - the first 100 were already planted

Monday, October 12, 2009

After the Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Unterhaching 12-year-old Alina summarized: "We are 30 children out of five schools who came together to the academy of Unterhaching, we agreed to plant 100,000 trees until the end of 2012. Today we planted the first 100 trees. We also learned a lot abou...

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"Stop talking. Start planting." presented to a European audience

Monday, October 12, 2009

Hermann Waterkamp whose advertising agency developed the campaign to support the children in their quest for climate justice presented the campaign idea at a conference in Austria. Click on the image to open the presentation (pdf). If you know celebrities in your country who want to particip...

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One million trees from the children of Botswana

Monday, October 12, 2009

At the World Commons Forum in Salzburg , Austria on 29. September 2009, Maiken promised on behalf of the children of Botswana to plant a million trees. Stop talking. Start planting. Former EU Commissioner Franz Fischler gladly had his picture taken for the campaign.

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Children in Munich promise to plant 350.000 trees

Monday, October 12, 2009

On October 2nd the Mayor of Munich Hep Monatseder congratulated the children on their ambitious goal of 350,000 trees to be planted within the next three years. More trees will be planted on 24 October. Then the children will not only plant 350 trees but also create awareness for 350.org. To...

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Rufat Dargahli interviewed by major Azerbaijan newspaper

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Dear Friends Good news. My interview was published in the main governmental children newspaper Savalan. Here I gave an information about the conference in Korea and our future plans. Click on the image to enlarge the article (pdf). Hope you can publish it in your web sites also. Thanks f...

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First Plant-for-the-Planet Academie in Austria

Thursday, October 8, 2009

The academy was part of the World Commons Forum held in Salzburg held on 29 and 30 September 2009. The children spent the whole day in training and became the first Austrian climate ambassadors. They learned e.g. about the underlying causes for climate change and climate justice. The newly m...

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One Million trees for Poland

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Natalia and her classmates sent this message to the participants of the World Commons Forum in Salzburg on 29 September 2009. Watch on YouTube

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Celebrating Global Climate Week in Nepal

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

I had an opportunity to attend the last UNEP Tunza conference in Daejeon with my sister Aanchal Malla, the child delegate. As part of saving the environment and the planet campaign Nepalese children and youth got together to celebrate the Global Climate Week and did activities mainly on t...

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Students of Mozambique planted the first trees

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

About 150 children of Primary School of Magoanine in Maputo - Mozambique, participated in action of tree planting. The activity took place on 21st of September, Tunza Day and is in the context of Plant-for-the-Planet, Lets plant million of trees. It was about 100 trees planted on the school grounds...

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New plant groups from four continents

Monday, October 5, 2009

Within the past week, plant groups from seven different countries were registered through our website. Centro Ecológico Juvenil - CEJ, Bolivia Lutvann skole, Oslo, Norway CEIP Alhambra, Spain Gaborone Secondary School ICT Club, Botswana Green Pioneers, Sri Lanka Secondary School "...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Salzburg (Austria), 29 and 30 September 2009

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

15 children were trained in as Climate Ambassadors to give presentations The academy was part of the World Commons Forum held in Salzburg held on 29 and 30 September 2009. The children spent the whole day in training and became the first Austrian climate ambassadors. They learned e.g. about the u...

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Seal the Deal

Friday, September 25, 2009

Watch Seal the Deal - Six powerful voices on YouTube

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Tree plantings in Argentina on 21 September 2009

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

We planted native species of Patagonia, Ñires, Coihues and Berberis.These plants come from our own tree nursery. It is very imortant for us because this place 25 years ago was full of stones, and now is a forest! Maria Eugenia Bertossi San Ignacio Education Center - Fundació...

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Press room

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

09/23/2009 - China Daily: China the root of tree goal 09/23/2009 - People's Daily Online: China the root of tree goal 22.09.2009 - Süddeutsche Zeitung: Bub stellt Aktion in New York vor 22.09.2009 - Focus online: UN Klimakonferenz - Neue Bäume braucht die Welt 22.09....

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500 t-shirts sent to you for the launch of the 1 million tree promise

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Children from 14 countries requested Plant-for-the-Planet t-shirts for the the launch of their national activities. We have sent the t-shirts last week and hope that they will get to you in time. You want to know what's going on in other countries? You want to tell all the others which projec...

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New Plant-for-the-Planet website lauched!

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Thanks to all of you who sent us translations for the sites! We will keep working on it and will add more countries, reports and features within the next days and weeks. Have a look at www.plant-for-the-planet.org. We thank our supporter NTT Europe online who is hosting the site for one ye...

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