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Third Academy in Colombia

Friday, April 12, 2013

In our third Academy in Colombia, which took place in Sopó, just outside the capital Bogotá, 59 children were empowered as Climate Justice Ambassadors. The mayor was present and the local TV channel reported about the Academy beforehand. The Academy was very well prepared by local environmentalist J...

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Bob Marley at the Klimaxforum in Mexico

Friday, April 12, 2013

The Academy at the Klimaxforum in Puebla, Mexico was quite unconventional. Not only becuase just 7 children took part, electricity went out half way through the presentation and obliged participants to gather around the computer to follow the presentation of the Climate Justice Ambassadors. For the...

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136 hardwood trees were planted in Kpalimé

Friday, April 12, 2013

  Where is Togo? In West Africa of course. It is the latest addition to the Plant-for-the-Planet world map of Climate Justice Ambassadors that have participated in a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy. Over 100 young middle and high school students from the town of Kpalimé are our first representatives i...

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Group of Edinburgh Climate Justice Ambassadors ever increasing

Thursday, April 11, 2013

On the 10th of April 2013, Sciennes Primary School hosted the already third Academy in the Scottish Capital. Four neighbouring schools happily joined the event and enjoyed a great day. The day was started by a warm welcome from the members of the Sciennes Eco-committee. In the following presentatio...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy on the day of Earth Houvere

Thursday, April 11, 2013

23 March was coincidentally the day when millions across the globe observed Earth Hour. Kehkashan chose this day for the academy to raise consciousness about conservation to a new level. During the first Academy in Dubai, 64 new Ambassadors joined Plant-for-the-Planet. Some of these active Climate J...

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Take action and vote now the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards 2013/14!

Monday, April 8, 2013

The election of the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards has just started and you can participate by voting for your preferred representatives.  There are two Global Boards: one for the Children’s Initiative for children aged from 8 to 14 and one for the Youth Initiative, for young people aged from 1...

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440,000 trees planted in Malaysia in 2012 with your donations

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Help our planting partners to plant even more in 2013 by making a tree donation today. Whenever Plant-for-the-Planet partners with organizations planting trees we seek assurances from independent third-parties that the planting is taking place as agreed and that steps are taken to ensure the surviv...

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Register now to vote for the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards

Thursday, March 21, 2013

The online-voting for the new Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards 2013/14 starts on 3rd March! Don't miss your chance to be part of it and vote for your representatives! Tell your friends and motivate them to become active as well! Again, there will be two Global Boards: one for the Children’s Initi...

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Ambassadors for Climate Justice now also plant in the Southwest of England

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

On the 7th the Plant-for-the-Planet network reached Cornwall, in the Southwest of England. In Wadebridge, on the river Camel the St. Breocks Primary School had invited to an Academy. It took place during Climate Week, which this year saw more than 3,600 events concerning the climate all over the UK....

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Apply now for the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards 2013/2014!

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Do you want to deepen your involvement with Plant-for-the-Planet? Do you want to take extensive action to fight the climate crisis? Do you want to inspire children worldwide and represent their interests? Then apply for the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards 2013/2014! Again, there will be two G...

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First ever Academy in Nigeria!

Monday, March 11, 2013

The first ever Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Nigeria took place on 28 Febraury 2013, with 55 children from 10 schools participating at the event.The Academy took place at Infant Jesus Academy, which is a private school with nursery, primary and secondary sections and is located at Kabong within th...

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75 new Ambassadors get planting in Nepal

Monday, March 11, 2013

75 children took part in a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy at Janata Higher secondary school, Phapharbari , Makawanpur on February 22, 2013.  Phapharbari is a remote part of this district about 45km from the main city which is mostly inhabited by the marginalized Tamang community.  The participants cam...

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10-year-old Climate Justice Ambassador shows the automotive sector the way

Monday, March 11, 2013

On 20th February, Cameron (10), Plant-for-the-Planet Climate Justice Ambassador and member of the children’s Global Board made a presentation to 70 corporate executives from the automotive world. The event was hosted by DHL in Johannesburg for their top global automotive customers, and Cameron had...

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Felix receives Climate Week Award 2013

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

On Monday, 4th March 2013, the winners of the Climate Week Awards were presented at a ceremony in Central London at the official launch of Climate Week. The Climate Week Awards recognise the most inspirational and impressive actions taking place in every sector of society. They showcase projects and...

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Our book now also in Russian

Monday, February 25, 2013

From now on our book “Tree by Tree” is also available in Russian.Special thanks goes to Elena Kuhlen, she helped us with the translation.You can read the full book here:  All other languages are also online on our Website or printed in our Shop.    

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More than 2,000 children and volunteers of the initiative A tree in the heart planted the trees in Sicily and Rome in just 4 days!

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

In December 2012, children and volunteers of “Un albero nel cuore” (A tree in the heart) planted 4,000 trees in the cities of Caltanissetta and Palermo (Sicily) and Mentana (Rome). The planting took place at schools, public gardens, organic farms and property for private woodland.As part of the acti...

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Last Mexican Academy of the Mayan Calendar

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

The last Academy in Mexico in the 13th baktun (a unit of the prehispanic calendar that lasts 400 years and ended on December 21st 2012) took place on December 17th, four days before the turn of the era, in the indigenous community of Frontera Corozal, only a few kilometers away from the former Mayan...

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IHK Lübeck

Friday, January 25, 2013

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Ghana Hosts its first Two Academies!

Friday, January 25, 2013

12th October 2012 - Youth Volunteers for the Environment, Ghana help organize the country’s first Plant-for-the-Planet Academy at Atta Mills Centre of Excellence within the Salvation Army Cluster of Schools in Mamprobi, Accra. Three students and a teacher from each of twelve participating schools t...

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The only child in the UNEP

Thursday, January 24, 2013

She’s 12 years old, won a UN award, was the youngest delegate in Rio+20  and is engaging for Plant-for-the-Planet – Kehkashan Basu. Being an eco-warrior is something Kehkashan is taking very seriously. “Being born on World Environment Day, I feel that I am pre-ordained to be an eco-warrior. My objec...

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