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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Kwanokuthula (South Africa), 13./14.02.2012

Monday, February 13, 2012

First Academy organized by Jenny, new Plant-for-the-Planet coordinator in South Africa. The Academy takes place in Kwanokuthula, on the Garden Route near Plettenberg Bay.

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Future Fee - 0,1 Promille für unsere Zukunft

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Wir Kinder fingen mit unserer Lieblingsbranche an, dem Schokoladen- und Süßwarensektor. Im Mai 2011 in Düsseldorf und auf dem Neujahrsempfang des Süßwarenhandelsverbandes Sweets Global Network am 6.1.2012 in München stellte Felix die Idee der „Future Fee" vor und rief zur freiwilligen Spende von ein...

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Future Fee – 0.1 Thousandth for our Future

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

We children started with our favourite industry – the chocolate and confectionary sector. In Düsseldorf in May 2011 and at the confectionary trade association, Sweets Global Network’s New Year reception on 6th January 2012 in Munich, Felix presented the idea of the Future Fee and called for voluntar...

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Occupy Movements During COP17 in Durban

Friday, January 27, 2012

Six young Canadians were thrown out of the United Nations climate change negotiations in Durban, South Africa. Matthew, Sonia, Brigette, Meghan, James and Karen explain why: “As Canada’s environment minister delivered his opening address to the plenary of assembled countries, we stood up in silence...

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Communication à la Leagas Delaney

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Felix's wish is that he gets to do his first internship at some point in June 2013 at the Hamburg office of agency Leagas Delaney. Felix is fascinated how Hermann and his team support the children again and again with new ideas. He was just 8 years old and accompanied by his father, when Felix first...

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Leaves Featuring Polluters

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

It's a job that could hardly be more delicate. The Spanish cut-art artist Lorenzo Durán has magicked up miniature worlds into ordinary leaves, which are not only impressive but also thought provoking. The motives were created for us by the Hamburg agency Leagas Delaney - inspired by Durán."The simpl...

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Election of new Global Board starts 22nd March

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The online-voting for the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Board 2012/2013 starts on the 22nd March!Starting this year for the first time, there will be 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 15 to...

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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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