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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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Cornelia, Felix and Gregoire ask painters to reflect what is going on

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Over 1,000 guests were welcomed by Climate Justice Ambassadors Cornelia and Gregoire upon entering the Farbtex trade fair in Sindelfingen. Farbtex decorated the entrance with trees and offered customers to the two day long event a special deal for every Farbtex branded pot sold, they would plant one...

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Rotary and Plant-for-the-Planet

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Two brothers Jona (14) and Luca (12) spoke on 17th March 2012 to rotaries in Bottrop. At the district conference of the Rotary president, they gave the presentation “Now we children are saving the world!” The compelling presentation from the two boys impressed the audience. Just one day later, the...

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The Change Chocolate... Save the World Piece by Piece

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

SAVING THE WORLD PIECE BY PIECE! Order a box (or more) today from our online shop (www.plant-for-the-planet.org → see & read more → shop), by phone 08808-9345 or by fax -9346 with free delivery costs in  Germany and Austria. Each box contains 14 100g bars and costs just € 14. Want more? 5600 b...

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A Billion Trees for Kenya

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

To finalise the last details of the Billion Tree Campaign handover with the UNEP, Caro and Frithjof from the Secretariat travelled on behalf of the Global Board to Nairobi. They report the following results to the Global Board from Kenya. 1. In the last five years, citizens, companies and governmen...

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Plant-for-the-Planet at ITB in Berlin

Monday, March 26, 2012

From 7th to 11th of March, nearly 20 children from Berlin were representing Plant-for-the-Planet at the International Tourism trade fair (ITB) in Berlin. Reason for this was Felix’s invitation to give a talk at the ITB Convention, which was running parallel to the trade fair, on Friday 9th of March....

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), 26 March 2012

Monday, March 26, 2012

The first Academy in Brasil 2012 was taking place at the private school Instituto Marcos Freitag in Rio de Janeiro, just a few kilometres away from de place Rio +20. The speech was given by the siblings Pietro and Giuliana, and João Gabriel, who is sitting in a wheel chair. The three are part of th...

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1,800 students listen to Felix's presentations in Singapore

Friday, March 23, 2012

Felix likes to talk to adults, be he even likes more to speak to children. Thus, he was very happy to be invited by several schools in Singapore. The students of the Global Indian International School were happy to have India represented by Yugratna in the Global Board. The girls from Raffel G...

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Vote now your Plant-for-the-Planet Global Board

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Don´t miss the chance to vote now for your Plant-for-the-Planet Global Board. Starting this year for the first time, there will be two Global Boards: one for the Children’s Initiative for children aged from 8 to 14 and one for the new Youth Initiative, for young people aged from 15 to 21 years. For...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Edinburgh, 12. march 2012

Monday, March 12, 2012

On the 12th of March 2012, during the UK climate week, Davidson’s Mains Primary School hosted the first Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Scotland. Thirty-seven children from eight local schools learned about the climate crisis and discussed about things they can do against it. For this event, childr...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy La Aldea, 10. March 2012

Saturday, March 10, 2012

On March 10th we celebrated the set up of a new academy in La Aldea de S. Nicolas (Gran Canaria), led and taught by three ambassadors of the Municipality, who were empowered by Felix last year. A total of 84 children took active part that day. They learned about climate change and climate justice,...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Malawi, 5. march 2012

Monday, March 5, 2012

Malawi had for the first time in history held a Children’s Academy organized by  Rev Tad Juma, Youth pastor, Church of Central Africa  Presbytery.This Academy took place on 5th March at the Nkhoma Synod Youth offices , Msokhamanja , in the Capital.It was a very great invent that drew attention of pe...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Singapore, 1. march 2012

Thursday, March 1, 2012

80 students from 7 schools took part in the first ever Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Singapore. Full report: http://content.globalmarshallplan.org/ShowNews.asp?ID=3562

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Register now for Global Boards Elections 2012/13!

Friday, February 24, 2012

Don't miss your chance to be part of it and vote for your representatives! Or make a real difference and apply to be a member of the Global Board! Tell your friends and motivate them to become active as well! Starting this year for the first time, there will be two Global Boards: one for the Childre...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Sevilla, 21.02.2012

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Academy empowering children from different schools in Sevilla. Part of a whole series of 7 academies which take place at NaturaliaXXI Registration via Mail at: Valle López-Tello [email protected]

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