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First Academy in Western Nepal takes place in Rampur, Palpa

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Altogether 87 children from 8 schools registered for the Academy in Rampur, Palpa and showed up in the morning to register. After a brief welcome and an ice breaking session, the full attention of the children turned to the presentation "Now we save children the world!", which was given by...

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240 new Climate Justice Ambassadors were empowerd in Malawi

Thursday, June 23, 2016

From the 14th of May to the 28th of May 2016, three Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Malawi. During this three Academies, 240 children from 30 schools in Malawi became Climate Justice Ambassadors and and planted 170 trees. The first Academy at Chilida Primary School in Mzimba took...

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480 new Climate Justice Ambassadors in Ghana

Friday, June 10, 2016

From the 21th of May to the 5th of June 2016, six Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Ghana. During this six Academies, 480 children from 60 schools in Ghana became Climate Justice Ambassadors and planted over 140 trees overall. The first Academy in Jirapa, Upper West Region of Ghana,...

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80 new Ambassadors for Ostrava, Czech Republic

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Approximately 80 children attended the first academy of Plant for the Planet in Ostrava, Czech Republic on 26th of May 2016. The academy took place in the secondary grammar school of prof. Otto Wichterle in Ostrava-Poruba. Participants from two schools gathered to attend the academy. The acad...

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USA: 35 new ambassadros in Vancouver, Washington

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Students from Oregon and Southwest Washington participated in the first Academy in southern Washington State. It took place in Vancouver, Washington and was supported by the nature education nonprofit Columbia Springs, where it took place, and by P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation. The Acade...

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Academy with Special guest

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Monday, the 25th of January, 2016, students from Oregon and Southwest Washington participated in the second Academy in Portland, Oregon. It took place at and was supported by Sunnyside Environmental School, a K-8 public school, as well as by P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation. The Academy wa...

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First Academy in Eugene, Oregon

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Students from Oregon and Southwest Washington participated in the first Academy in Eugene, Oregon. It took place at and was supported by Temple Beth Israel, a Reconstructionist Jewish Synagogue, as well as by P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation. The Academy was led by Pam Vergun, and Ambassad...

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New Ambassadors for Cimate Justice in the United States!

Saturday, April 23, 2016

The students arriving at Barnes, the school offering to us their rooms, were greeted by the Ambassadors leading the Academy, Miko and Isaac, and newly appointed Ambassadors Denali and Joel. Pam, the moderator, then started introducing Plant-for-the-Planet. Miko and Isaac gave the presentation &ld...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy at the Good Deeds Day

Sunday, April 17, 2016

The students arrived and were greeted by the Ambassadors.16 students aged 8 to 15 from four cities (Portland, Tigard, Lake Oswego, and Beaverton in Oregon) represented eight schools. The moderator of the academy, Pam, introduced Plant-for-the-Planet and its idea. Afterwards Miko, Peter, and Is...

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720 new Climate Justice Ambassadors in Ghana

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

From the 10th of October to the 5th of December 2015, nine Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Ghana. During this nine Academies, 720 children from 90 schools in Ghana became Climate Justice Ambassadors and planted over 500 trees overall. The first Academy was in Walewale, Northern Re...

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2nd Academy in Madrid, sponsored by Symantec

Monday, December 7, 2015

On the 30th of November 41 children of Laude Fontenebro de Moralzarzal primary school were eagerly waiting infront of a conference room of the Melià Castilla Hotel. No-one wanted to miss the start of the Academy! The academy was made possible thanks to the commitment of Symantec. The event...

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The Story of the First Oregon Academy:

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Tuesday, the 28th of July, 2015, Jewish, Christian, and Muslim students at the Interfaith Camp Abraham’s Tent participated in the first Academy in Oregon. Supported by nine religious organizations, particularly the P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation, the Academy was led by Michael Fost...

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400 new Climate Justice Ambassadors in Ghana

Friday, November 13, 2015

From the 19th of September to the 3rd of October 2015, five Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Ghana. During this five Academies, 400 children from 50 schools in Ghana became Climate Justice Ambassadors and planted nearly 300 (297) trees overall. There was one Academy in Sevegalu, No...

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Climate Justice Ambassadors are suing the US

Monday, November 9, 2015

More than twenty Climate Justice Ambassadors across the United States of America are suing states and the Federal Government to achieve that they protect natural resources, reduce carbon emissions and push action on the climate crisis. They invoke to the public trust doctrine, which means that the g...

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130 New Climate Justice Ambassadors Empowered in Nigeria

Monday, October 5, 2015

130 New Climate Justice Ambassadors Empowered in Nigeria More than 130 pupils and students from primary and secondary schools participated in the Plant-for-the-Planet events. Children of ages 9-15 were informed about the causes, effects and possible solutions to global climate crisis. Additionall...

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6th Academy in Poland

Saturday, September 26, 2015

The Academy took place on a sunny Saturday, September 26th. The Academy was organized at the primary school – Zespół Szkół w Brzozówce. Altogether 75 children from Zespół Szkół w Brzozówce and of Zott team from different Torun schools attended the A...

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Felix, Sudeep and Yugratna took Plant-for-the-Planet to Andhra Pradesh and Kerala

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Plant-for-the-Planet climate justice Ambassadors and board members - Yugratna, Sudeep and Felix - took Plant-for-the-Planet to the south part of India and organised two academies in two different states. Along with the Academies, they also had opportunity to witness some effective ecological project...

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Map shows that deforestation isn’t just about the Amazon

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Map shows that deforestation isn’t just about the Amazon When you hear deforestation, you might think Brazil. It’s a fair association: Over the past four decades, upwards of 20 percent of the Amazon rainforest has been cut down. But Brazil also boasts a relati...

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Humankind has Destroyed Half of all Forests

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

    A new Yale-led study has found that 9.5 billion trees are lost each year due to deforestation. This is despite the substantial afforestation efforts of the Billion Tree Campaign, which has planted 14.2 billion trees over the past eight years. The study, which was initiated by...

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Conference in the University del Sur in Cancún

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

On 12th august 2015 in Cancún Quintanaroo México, the ambassadors Paulina and César realized a serie of conferences about Plant-for-the-Planet in the prestigious University del Sur in Cancún Quintanaroo, one of the universities with most presence in the country and wi...

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