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UNEP Billion Tree Campaign Hands Over to the Young People of the Plant-for-the-Planet Foundation

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

New Phase for Campaign Which Has Planted Over 12 Billion Trees Worldwide Durban, South Africa / Nairobi, 7 December 2011 – The management of the Billion Tree Campaign, which has overseen the planting of more than 12 billion trees worldwide, has been formally handed over by the United Nations Enviro...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 01 December 2011

Thursday, December 1, 2011

On the 1th December 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Port Natal High School, South Africa. The Academy was also organised in cooperation with UNICEF and Fun Society from Canada and it was a great success. 30 Children from different schools were empowered to become official Climate Jus...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Las Palmas (Spain), 26 November 2011

Saturday, November 26, 2011

With the beginning of the 42nd day of the tree (Dia del Árbol), Profor, the Spanish association of forest officials and the island's government of Gran Canaria have organized the first Plant-for-the-Planet Academy with 80 children from all parts of the volcanic island. Also the president José Miguel...

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ATP plants nearly 250,000 Trees throughout Armenia

Thursday, November 24, 2011

YEREVAN--Heavy snow and rapidly decreasing temperatures presented an added challenge to Armenia Tree Project (ATP) programs this fall. Despite a temporary delay in northern Armenia until the weather cleared, ATP was able to plant a total of 87,143 trees this season. The total number of trees planted...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 23 November 2011

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

On the 23rd November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at the Chatsworth Youth Centre, Durban. The Academy was a great success with 83 children from 15 different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors.Over the course of the Academy the children lea...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 22 November 2011

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

On the 22th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at the Durban Girls’ College, South Africa. The Academy was a great success, 40 children from 5 different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Journalists from the National TV (SABC2), Trud...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 21 November 2011

Monday, November 21, 2011

On the 21th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Botanic Gardens, South Africa. There was a very small group of motivated children. The Academy was a great success, 9 children from 2 different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Durin...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Inanda (South Africa), 18 November 2011

Friday, November 18, 2011

On the 18th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Inanda, Durban, South Africa. This Academy was organised in cooperation with “Youth in Action Inanda”. The Academy was a great success with 117 children from different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Jus...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Lamontville (South Africa), 15 November 2011

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

On the 15th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Lamontville, Cape Town. The Academy was a great success, children from 4 different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. During the Academy, the children learned about the major issues su...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Mngungundlovu (South Africa), 14 November 2011

Monday, November 14, 2011

On the 14th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held atWild Coast, a rural area which is situated 2 hours to the south of Durban, Cape Town. The Academy was a great success, children from different schools where empowered by other children to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors....

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Grahamstown (South Africa), 12 November 2011

Saturday, November 12, 2011

On the 12th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at T. E. M. Mrwetyana High School, Ncame Street Rhini, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape. This Academy was attended by only few students, though they have been particularly active and motivated! They received an empowerment to become official...

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Volunteers plant trees on mine lands in Kentucky

Friday, November 11, 2011

MIDDLESBORO, KY. — Volunteers have planted hundreds of trees on reclaimed mine land in Eastern Kentucky. The project is part of an initiative by the United Nations Billion Tree Campaign that set a goal in 2009 of planting one tree for every person on Earth. The Appalachian Regional Reforestation In...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Plettenberg Bay (South Africa), 11 November 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011

On the 11th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Simunye Centre, Kwanokuthula, Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape. The Academy was a great success with 120 children from mostly townships in the area and different schools, receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Amb...

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The Billion Tree Campaign reaches 12 billion milestone

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Nairobi, 8 November 2011 - More than 12 billion trees have now been planted in 193 countries under the Billion Tree Campaign, organised by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). The 12 billion landmark was reached earlier this month following a tree planting campaign carried out in Kenya...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Cape Town (South Africa), 05 November 2011

Saturday, November 5, 2011

On the 4th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Gugulethu, Cape Town. The Academy was a great success, children from different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors,Over the course of the Academy the children learned about the major issue...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 05 November 2011

Saturday, November 5, 2011

On the 4th November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Power Academy was held at Dawnridge Primary, Chatsworth, Durban . The Academy was a great success, children from different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors,Over the course of the Academy the children learn...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Cape Town (South Africa), 03 November 2011

Thursday, November 3, 2011

On the 3rd November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Proudly Manenberg Centre, Vygiekraal Road Mannenberg, Cape Town. The Academy was a great success with 45 children from different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Over the course of th...

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Plan-for-the-Planet Academy Cape Town (South Africa), 02 November 2011

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

On the 2nd November 2011 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Oval North Secondary School, Cape Town, Cape Town. The Academy was a great success with 75 children from more than 14 different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Over the course of the...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 31 October 2011

Monday, October 31, 2011

On the 31st October 2011 the Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at New West Secondary School in Veldcastle Drive Newlands West, Durban. The Academy was a great success: the participating children received an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Over the course of the Acade...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Hibberdene (South Africa), 29 October 2011

Saturday, October 29, 2011

On the 29th October the Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held at Zibonele School in Hibberdene, KwaZulu Natal. The Academy was a great success: every participating child received an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Over the course of the Academy the children learned about...

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