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Children honoured for their life's work

Sunday, April 29, 2012

“The biggest problem that we children see is that we cannot leave the responsibility with the adults, because they will be dead when we have to pay for the problems they aren’t solving. On the one hand it’s great that this event for sustainability exists, on the other hand it’s sad that we still hav...

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One Billion Trees for Kenya

Friday, April 27, 2012

In Kenya, every child learns that it has to plant at least 8 trees when it do not want to breathe the air of someone else. Thanks to Wangari Maathai, today Kenya is the origin of the modern global plant movement. Through tree planting, Wangari empowered the women in Africa and she also developed the...

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First Actions to Promote our Change Chocolate

Friday, April 27, 2012

At the Chocomob there was a lot of action but have a look by your own how it worked: Thanks a lot to Johnny from www.freebordproshop.com, who recorded this great film for free for us.A very different kind of chocolate event took place at another shop. The children offered the customers to taste a...

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60 Climate Justice Ambassadors at the Annual Meeting 2012

Friday, April 27, 2012

The Climate Justice Ambassadors had a very diversified program at the annual meeting in Castle Schwaneck near Munich. Besides the presentations of the different clubs the new wooden t-shirt, the tree-shirt was presented to the children.Together new activities for 2012 had been presented like the new...

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First Contract Between Plant-for-the-Planet and a Major City

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Quintana Roo, 11 April 2012Today at 6 a.m. Felix went to Chetumal, the capital of Quintana Roo, which is at 3 hours from Tulum where we were based. When he returned at midnight, he brought with him a contract!Nobody had expected this.Felix went to Chetumal with the plant to give a presentation to ot...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa (Guatemala), 22 April 2012

Sunday, April 22, 2012

This Academy in the Guatemalan countryside was organized in two sessions by Claudia Méndez de Estrada.

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The Change Chocolate

Thursday, April 19, 2012

German Minister for Consumer Protection Ilse Aigner was one of our first visitors, during her tour of the International Sweets and Biscuits Fair (IMS) in Cologne on 29th January 2012. Our ambassadors Alina and Moritz explained to her exactly why we have brought a chocolate onto the market.Alina expl...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Salvador da Bahia (Brazil), 11 April 2012

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

In the district Nazaré of the federal state Bahia, the capital of Salvador was the fourth Academy. This school in the inner-city area is very concreted over, that’s why there was only one square metre free for planting a tree. There we planted a symbol tree, it’s named “Amizade” (“friendship”) and...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Cachoeira (Brazil), 10 April 2012

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

At the morning following the Academy in Vila de Abranteswe continued with an Academy in the city Cachoeira (which means waterfall). Cachoeira is near the mouth of the river Rio São Francisco and is one of the first places where the Protuguese permanently settled in Brazil. The Academy took place in...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Vila de Abrantes (Brazil), 09 April 2012

Monday, April 9, 2012

The second Academy in Bahia was taking place in a suburb of the capital Salvador. At the public school of Vila de Abrantes there is already an active environment club, whose members have participated alongside representatives of different classes at the Academy. Behind the school different forest s...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Capim Grosso (Brazil), 03 April 2012

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Primeira Academia na Bahia! Em cooperação com a Associação AEC-TEA, http://aec-tea.org/ The first academy at the federal state Bahia was taking place at the hinterland which is called “Sertão”. At the moment “Sertão” is afflicted by a drought. Therefore we don’t need to seek far for effects of c...

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