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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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Planting trees in the Moltkepark

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Planting trees in the Moltkepark   Three of the grade 5 studens of the bilingual SBW INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL RUHR in Essen, which were Plant-for-the-Planet ambassadors aswell, have planted eleven trees in the Moltkepark on May 12th. The event has been realised as part of their exhibition...

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Welcome President Eyilore and the other 13 members of the Children´s Global Board

Thursday, April 30, 2015

The children of Plant-for-the-Planet have made their choice and we are happy to present the 14 members of the newly elected Children´s Global Board 2015/16. The members represent the 8 world regions Die Mitglieder vertreten die 8 Weltregionen China, Europe, India, Latin America and t...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy for the first time in Slovenia

Thursday, April 30, 2015

The first Plant-for-the-Planet academy in Slovenia took place on 28th March 2015 and 21st April 2015, in the Youth Centre Nova Gorica and in the Elementary School Fran Erjavec. 26 children from the Elementary School Fran Erjavec who were aged 8 to 14, attended the two-day academy in Nova Gorica. The...

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Tysk dreng planter træer for at redde verden

Thursday, April 9, 2015

I den lille sydtyske by Uffing tæt på Alperne bor en usædvanlig dreng, der er godt i gang med at ændre verden. Felix Finkbeiner er 17 år, og magasinet Reader's Digest har kåret ham til årets europæer 2015, fordi han har skabt en verdensomsp&aeli...

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Our new office in Spain!

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

As of February 2015 our Spanish branch "Fundación Plant-for-the-Planet" is running its operations from Barcelona's city center. Plant-for-the-Planet is expanding internationally. The children and youth initiative is already well known in German speaking countries while gaining m...

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One Year in the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Board

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Do you want to deepen your involvement with Plant-for-the-Planet? Do you want to take extensive action to fight the climate crisis? Do you want to inspire children and youth worldwide and represent their interests?   Then apply for the Plant-for-the-Planet Global Boards 2015/2016!...

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A Convention for Transition

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Malawi is a country that suffers a lot under the climate change. Drought, rivers drying up, low agricultural productivity and seed germination failures has more and more impact on the country. But in the heat of Africa Ambassadors for climate justice are trained by Plant-for-the-Planet as well. That...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academies in Africa

Monday, December 15, 2014

On 08/15/14, 09/25/14 and 09/30/14 respectively found Plant-for-the-Planet Academies held in Chadabwa, Mangochi and Kabudula (Africa). A total of 207 ambassador for climate justice were trained. The children were given white Plant-for-the-Planet T-shirts as a sign of community, heard the presentati...

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Together we´ll change the future

Friday, November 28, 2014

The children from London and it´s surroundings were waiting eagerly outside the Park Plaza Riverbank, St Albert Embankment, early on Monday morning. No-one wanted to miss the start of the Academy. Altogether 43 children from 8 schools (Wyvil, Vauxhall, Henry Fawcett, Henry Cavendish, St...

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“Once upon a time there were two travellers from Italy…”

Thursday, November 20, 2014

According to a legend, the municipality of Kastanienbaum („chestnut tree"), in the outskirts of Lucerne, received its name for the story of two Italian travellers. They were on their way across the Alps and got into trouble, because they didn't have any funds to pay for accommodation or food. Lucki...

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125 year of Bahlsen biscuits

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Thanks to the commitment of Bahlsen LLP and Shortenills Sustainability Centre 50 children from five schools could attend the Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Shortenills Sustainability Centre on 10th Oct. 2014 (www.shortenills.org.uk). The participation was of course free-of-charge. The Academy wa...

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Plant-for-the-Planet academies in Haiti

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Plaisence (Haiti) The academy took place on the 15th of November in Plaisence. The day started early in the morning at 7 a.m. 75 children from 5 schools attended the academy together with some parents and teachers. The day started with a small mediation. After t...

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Aman from Global Youth Board empowered 78 children

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Aman (18) from India is member of the Plant-for-the-Planet Youth Global Board and our youngest international Programme Coordinator. On 31st October, Aman organized his very first Academy at the Disha Delphi Public School in Kota with 78 committed children. During the Academy the particpants discu...

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Ghanaian Children Planted 414 Trees

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Plant-for-the-Planet is expanding! More and more children around the world are interested in planting trees and saving the world. One of those countries is Ghana. During the summer five academies took place all over the country since Plant-for-the-Planet programme coordinator and Youth Global Board...

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The first academy in Kaesese, Uganda

Thursday, October 2, 2014

After Plant-for-the-Planet expanded into various countries all over the world the children in Kaesese had the chance to attend an academy in their region for the first time as well. The academy brought five schools in Kaesese together. Therefore the academy involved 100 students and 15 adults includ...

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Demonstrating with cardboard trees for a worldwide climate contract on December 6th

Thursday, September 25, 2014

You’ve been discussing even longer than we’ve been alive, don’t tell us you need more time! For years the world's leaders postponed the plan to reduce the CO2 emission of the world. The new date for the summit is supposed to be on 01.01.2020. Therefore next year a new worldwide climate contra...

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