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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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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Durban (South Africa), 24 October 2011

Monday, October 24, 2011

On the 24th October a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy was held in Avoca Primary school in Durban. The Academy was a great success with 52 children from more than 10 different schools receiving an empowerment to become official Climate Justice Ambassadors. Over the course of the Academy the children le...

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Plant-for-the Planet Academy Cuneo (Italy), 22 October 2011

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Felix speaks to the children in Cuneo and the children discuss how they can become active. After that they are planting a tree at the city park.

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New Stamps honour United Nations International Year of Forests

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Posted on iseek: Wednesday, 12 October 2011, New York | Author: Department of Management  The United Nations Postal Administration will place a bold punctuation mark on the International Year of Forests awareness campaign with a new set of postage stamps scheduled to go on sale 13 October 2011.  ...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy São Paulo (Brazil), 11 October 2011

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

First Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in São Paulo! The participants will be trained as Climate Justice Ambassadors.     Lugar: Colégio Johann Gauss R. Américo Brasiliense, 1106 São Paulo http://www.johanngauss.com.br/   Horário: 13:30 a 17:00 horas   Programa tentativo: 13:30 Check-in, Bemv...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), 10 October 2011

Monday, October 10, 2011

Academia Plant-for-the-Planet: Mudanças climáticas e o que as crianças e os jovens podemos fazer. The participants will be trained as Climate Justice Ambassadors - the first Ambassadors in Brazil!   Lugar: Escola Parque, Sala Sustentável Rua Pedra Itaúna, 111 Barra da Tijuca Rio de Janeiro RJ...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Maseru (Lesotho), 26 July 2011

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

A real highlight of our trip was the Academy in Maseru. With just 40,000 inhabitants this is probably one of the smallest capitals in any country. Lesotho is one of the so called “Less economically developed countries (LECD-Countries)”, meaning that it is one of the poorest countries in the world....

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Valley of Thousand Hills (South Africa), 24 July 2011

Sunday, July 24, 2011

In the remote hills around one hour from Durban in the Indigo Skate Camp, we enjoyed one of the coolest Academies so far. In a traditional roundhouse, Flurina and I explained why we came to Africa. The presentations given by the working groups were presented by the skaters in the skate pool and prod...

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

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Today we were back at the Natural Science Museum in Durban. Children from seven different schools came together there. Some of the groups made spontaneous performances (VIDEO), which contributed to improving the already positive atmosphere. In the course of their presentation of the “worldcafe” resu...

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

Friday, July 22, 2011

Today at 9 o’clock, Franziska started a 9-hour Academy with 149 children from 34 schools in Phoenix / Durban ! Following a presentation about the climate crisis, climate justice and Plant-for-the-Planet we watched the film “The Man who planted trees”, and then planted 4 symbolic trees together. A m...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Phoenix (South Africa), 21 July 2011

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Venue: Phoenix Education Centre, Durban Adress: 3 Spire Street, Stonebridge, Phoenix 100 children age 13-15 Schedule: Welcome and greetings (9:00)Competition briefingPresentation by Shraddha Rajcoomar- The Right Climate For Change                        Grade 10 learnerAddress by guest speaker (...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Akademie Phoenix (Südafrika), 21. Juli 2011

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Venue: Phoenix Education Centre, Durban Adress: 3 Spire Street, Stonebridge, Phoenix 100 children age 13-15 Schedule: Welcome and greetings (9:00)Competition briefingPresentation by Shraddha Rajcoomar- The Right Climate For Change                        Grade 10 learnerAddress by guest speaker (...

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

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Location: Durban Natural Science Museum Research Centre Adress: 151 K.E Masinga Road, Durban   Contact: Zoe Nhleko, 078 679 3318078 679 3318  (m), 031 322 4211 (landline) Second contact: Busi Gumede, 071 724 8934071 724 8934    Starting time: 9:00 Ending time: 13:00   Tentative Schedule: ...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Soweto (South Africa), 20 July 2011

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Our travel diary: http://blog.plant-for-the-planet.org/

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