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German Toyota Dealers donate 10,000 trees

Friday, December 14, 2007

On the national meeting of the German Toyota Dealers Association (THV) the 10 years old Felix Finkbeiner gave a speech, explaining the concept of the Plant-for-the-Planet-Initiative. Burkard Weller, president of the association spontaneously donated 10,000 trees. Many dealers agreed to organise l...

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Planting trees in Australia and the UK

Friday, November 30, 2007

The students' initiative Plant-for-the-Plant is attracting supporters from as far as Australia and the UK. The Australian Peninsula School planted over 600 trees on the school grounds with the aim of offsetting their emissions. They call their movement PEACE: Peninsula Environmental Action Cr...

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10,000 new trees and many new friends

Friday, November 9, 2007

Plant-for-the-Planet "Lets make the April 25th 2008 the day of the tree". That's the wish of Felix (10) and Franziska (11) addressed to the the hundreds of visitors in the town hall of Weilheim. The two pre-teens represent the scholars of all 7 schools in Weilheim. Their demand i...

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Growing support in Germany

Friday, November 2, 2007

60 oaks for Göttingen (Germany) On October 6th 2007, stundents of the Georg-Christoph-Lichtenberg Gesamtschule (IGS) Göttingen planted 60 oaks. Students collect for climate protection Students of the Aldinger Grund- und Hauptschule collected 4000 Euros for the UNEP's internati...

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Plant-for-the-Planet

Friday, October 5, 2007

So far 72 schools have joined the Plant-for-the-Planet Initiative in Germany. All of them doing forestation projects. Many other schools will plant trees within the next weeks. Another highly welcome development is the official support for the students through the ministries for education of the...

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Youth plant at the Tunza International Youth Conference

Friday, September 21, 2007

130 young participants of the Tunza International Youth Conference in Leverkusen, Germany met for a tree planting event on their last day of the conference in the Edith-Weide street in Leverkusen nearby a forest. As part of the "Plant for the Planet: Billion Tree Campaign" they planted...

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A success story: The student initiative Plant-for-the-Planet

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Toyota is one of the leading automotive manufacturers promoting environmental responsibility, not only by producing hybrid cars but also by their engagement in environmental projects. With a network of 630 dealers in Germany, Toyota will help to spread the idea of the student network Plant-for-the-P...

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Green News from Plant-for-the-Planet

Thursday, July 19, 2007

More than 50 schools from Germany participate – they have planted more than 10.000 trees. Others have donated: 2600 Euro altogether, which means that we planted 2600 trees more. Many people got involved with the initiative and helped to make all that happen. With all our efforts, we have green...

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May 2007: The Herzog-Ernst-Gymnasium in Ülzen/Germany places first in the Plant-for-the-Planet Ranking

Sunday, May 13, 2007

A little insight in lots of work dedicated to our climate and our future

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