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Children at the World Commons Forum in Salzburg

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Maiken Hamaluba from Botswana, Felix Finkbeiner from Germany and about 30 children from Austria will attend the World Commons Forum in Salzburg on 29/30 September 2009. They will present the campaign "Stop talking. Start planting." and inform the other participants about the concerns of...

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500 t-shirts sent to you for the launch of the 1 million tree promise

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Children from 14 countries requested Plant-for-the-Planet t-shirts for the the launch of their national activities. We have sent the t-shirts last week and hope that they will get to you in time. You want to know what's going on in other countries? You want to tell all the others which projec...

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Children pledge to plant 205 million trees – one million in each country of the world

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

New York, USA – 21 September, 2009 – While Heads of States are talking in the UN headquarters about climate change, the youth from around the world is taking action. "It is about our future. We cannot sit, listen and not act. Talking alone isn't going to stop the glaciers from m...

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Tree planting and awareness raising projects in Guatemala

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Andrea's plans for the project Ponle Nombre a un Arbol (give a name to a tree): On October 24, will be in the world, the day of action on behalf of the environment, my action will be: a) invite children leaders from different parts of Guatemala, schools, colleges, colonies, those who wish to...

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We need your help to advance the website

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

As a response to our first international newsletter last week many of you from more than 20 countries have ordered more than thousand t-shirts. That's fantastic! As announced in Daejeon, we will provide a website for everyone who promises to plant a million trees in their country. There you c...

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Tree Planting Day in Botswana on 21 September 2009

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Maiken comes from Botswana and is also a member of UNEP's Tunza junior board, representing Africa. Watch the Video on YouTube She's just one of many children around the world contributing to the 205 million tree goal of the children of the world.

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Tell others about your projects!

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

You want to know what's going on in other countries? You want to tell all the others which projects you are already pursuing or are involved in? Just send us a short report and some photos. Please add the person names to the pictures or the region, the date, … just all information whic...

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Check your country's name!

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

For the website and your future Plant-for-the-Planet email address we need your the name of your country. Please check in this document, if it is spelled the right way and decide if you want to read your country name in English or in your native language. Please use the Latin alphabet to spell the n...

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100 days before Copenhagen

Thursday, September 3, 2009

We hope you already know that the most important climate meeting evah will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark, from Dec. 7 to 18. If all goes according to plan at the gathering - known in wonk-speak as COP15 - world leaders will hash out a new global climate treaty to replace the Kyoto Protocol. N...

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Drupal programmers wanted!

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

In order to set up the different country sites for www.plant-for-the-planet.org we need your help if you know the CMS Drupal. Please contact Melanie Landau at [email protected] if you want to work on this project on a voluntary basis.

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"I will plant a million trees in my country!"

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

You can announce your pledge anytime, many will do it between September 19th and 29th. Find the first draft of a press release here for your national press announcement (doc) here. We recommend that you prepare the following: a press release, you are welcome to use the draft we provide a...

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Stop talking. Start planting.

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Stop talking. Start planting. The UNEP asked us whether we wanted to launch the campaign during the UN's Federal Assembly in New York between September 19th and 25th. We are preparing the pictures with the child and the prominent person and need your help with the text to be published...

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