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Good for You, Good for the Future!

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

To improve its employees' health, SAP started the challenge “Run for Your Future". The goal was to take as many steps as possible during one month. The more the employees walk, the more Academies for children will be funded by SAP. The results: 6,533 SAP employees from 65 countries...

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Climate Justice Ambassadors Dalinka and Luciano at “Nariño por el Clima”

Monday, June 11, 2018

Between the 6th and 9th June the international conference of young people on climate crisis “Nariño por el Clima” took place in Pasto, Colombia. 90 people (of 300 applicants) - not only from Colombia, but also special guests from Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Peru and Ecuador - parti...

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Live from the SDG Global Fest in Bonn

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

How can we reach the Global Goals for Sustainable Development? What actions are taken all over the world? How can we work together? Climate Justice Ambassadors Louis and Lukas try to find answers at the Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development in Bonn. On Wednesday, 21st, Louis talked t...

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PlantAhead - A Trillion Trees to Fight the Climate Crisis

Friday, November 17, 2017

The climate crisis is threatening our and our children‘s future. It‘s setting in motion a dramatic domino effect with catastrophic environmental, social and economic consequences, such as drought, flooding, hunger, poverty, war and refugee crises. We are running out of time. But the...

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The sweetest invitation to save the climate at COP23

Sunday, November 5, 2017

The youth of Plant-for-the-Planet are giving special chocolate bars to delegates at UN’s Climate Conference COP23. Inside the wrapper of the Change Chocolate, the children and youth explain how the average temperature rise can still be limited to 2°C. They suggest to plant a trillion trees...

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End Coal & Start a Clean Energy Future

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Trees alone won't stop the climate crisis. But they can give us more time to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions to zero. That's why Climate Justice Ambassadors joined the protest in Bonn to shut down coal power plants. If you'd like to learn more about what we would do to save our fu...

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Climate Justice Ambassadors at COP23 in Bonn

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Delegates from all over the world meet in Bonn to negotiate on future climate actions. That’s our Program for the Climate Conference – be part of it! Friday, Nov 3 At the COY, the Conference of Youth, we'll give insights into a save and clean energy future fueled by the sun....

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Earth Care Award for Plant-for-the-Planet

Monday, September 25, 2017

Climate Justice Ambassador Sagar received the  Earth Care International Award on behalf of Plant-for-the-Planet and all its Climate Justice Ambassadors. He visited the Sierra Club Toiyabe. Representing Nevada, Lake Tahoe and the Range of Light, the Toiyabe Chapter works to ensure clean air...

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A Life as a Climate Justice Ambassador

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

What is it like to be a Climate Justice Ambassador? Is it fun to give speeches? Aren't the children who do so very nervous? Miku from Japan, 12 years old, tells more about being a Climate Justice Ambassador in this video. Furthermore, Miku gave an interview for UN Youth Flash Newsletter in June....

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Hero Award for Plant-for-the-Planet: Best Youth Act 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Thanks to all people who voted for us and the Peace Jam jury, Plant-for-the-Planet received the Hero Award in the category Best Youth Act (as Co-Winner together with Aerobotics 7). The campaign led by 14 Nobel Peace Prize Winners including The Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu motivates every day people a...

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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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VICTORY in Climate Change Lawsuit

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Judge orders Washington Environmental Agency to Cconsider youth-proposed carbon dioxide reductions Seattle, Washington June 24, 2015 – On Tuesday, King County Superior Court Judge Hollis Hill issued a landmark decision in Zoe & Stella Foster v. Washington Department of Ecology, the...

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Successful in Switzerland: Julia, Franziska und Niklas

Thursday, June 11, 2015

On the 11th June in 2015 our ambassadors for climate justice Julia, Franziska and Niklas visited a branch office of the Dutch chemicals group DSM in Basel, Switzerland. In the various branch offices of the company, everywhere all over the world, took place a so-called "ONE DSM Day", in whi...

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Bye, bye, Oil, Coal and Gas

Monday, June 8, 2015

From now on our audience no longer has to follow any utopia of children and youth but has to fulfill the goal of the most powerful industrial countries.   In all our presentations, speech, talks we now have to start with the Promise of Elmau. We have to quote the goal of the heads of go...

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Handing over the Manifesto of the Youth

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Immediately after the Youth Summit 2015 came to an end, the  four participants Lena, Rebecca and Tamino from Germany and David from Kenya, travelled to Berlin to hand over the freshly finished Manifesto to as many ambassadors of as many countries as possible right the next day (with the support...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Youth Summit 2015 – Press Release and Material

Monday, June 1, 2015

Link to more videos on YouTube or Vimeo or photos on Flickr and a 360° panorama at 360cities.net Jugendlichen aus 23 Ländern fordern vom G7-Gipfel Unterstützung für weltgrößtes Aufforstungsprogramm. Ihre Wünsche schreiben sie auf Ballons über dem S...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Youth Summit 2015

Sunday, May 24, 2015

The international Plant-for-the-Planet Youth Summit at the Evangelische Akademie Tutzing has started on 20th May with 88 participants from 23 different countries. The Youth Summit kicked off with a Press Conference at the „Presse Club München“. The statements to the press we...

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Youth Summit 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

See here the Welcome Message of Achim Steiner for the Youth Summit 2015 today!!  

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Lucknow girl heads for Germany event

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Yugratna was the youngest ever to address the United Nations General Assembly at the climate change in New York in 2009, when she was 13-year-old. Speaking to TOI, Yugratna said, "We will be framing a statement for G7 Summit, on behalf of young generation which focuses on maintaining the two...

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Planet 21 by Sofitel Krabi, an inspiring initiative for sustainable development

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The renowned hotel group has made 21 commitments to change production and consumption patterns with the goal of protecting our planet, its people and their environment. One such initiative is “Plant for the Planet” which shows Accor’s commitment to sustainable development. Guests...

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