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Two Successful Academies in Nigeria

Friday, December 8, 2017

On November 4th and November 10th two academies were held in Nigeria Children at Divine Grace Model College and at the St. Lawrence College were educated to become Ambassadors for Climate Justice. The event commenced at exactly 9:30am. The participating students from the host schools and other...

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Successful Academy in Bhimavaram, India!

Monday, November 27, 2017

The children were waiting eagerly outside the venue early on Saturday morning. All the students were excited to learn how to save their future. Altogether 80 children from 10 schools attended the Academy in Bhimavaram, Southern India. The academy was made possible thanks to the commitment of...

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The Hungarian Children joined Plant-for-the-Planet

Saturday, November 18, 2017

The first Plant-for-the-Planet event was held in Hungary on the 18th of November. Many children participated in the Academy in Budapest to become ambassadors for climate justice.                                  &nb...

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Summer Academy in Shingiro, Rwanda

Sunday, August 13, 2017

The Academy took place on 6th of May 2017 in Shingiro, Rwanda, it was attended by 80 children from four schools. The Academy was covered by Energy FM radio.  Energy FM is a local radio station based in Musanze. Although it’s a new radio station, Energy radio is one of the popular radio...

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One more successful Academy took place in Rwanda

Sunday, August 13, 2017

The Academy took place on 17th June 2017 at Groupe Scolaire François d’Assise Tero, Musanze Sector, Musanze District, Northern Province of Rwanda.  Tero is in the outskirts of National Volcanoes Park, the home of mountain gorillas.  The members of the moderating team were P...

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Academy at the Tryon Creek State Park

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Students, parents, and volunteers arrived at Tryon Creek State Park and were met by Emily and Isaac who escorted them through the forest of the state park until they got to Tryon Life Community Farm, a lovely place, protecting from the rain, but still outside in the nature. They were greeted by the...

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Well-attended Plant-for-the-Planet Academy with 50 children in Dagoretti, Nairobi, Kenya

Sunday, August 6, 2017

The second academy in Kenya took place on 23rd July 2017 with 50 children from five different schools. Most of these kids are from informal settlements of Nairobi, Dagoretti. They also believe that in fighting climate change, social status is not a barrier. The Academy began with some welcomi...

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13 Academies took place in Ghana in Februar and March 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Between the months of February and March 2017, 13 Academies took place in Ghana! The first Academy started on 1st February 2017 and the last Academy took place on 31st March 2017. From Plant-for-the-Planet Team in Tutzing we would like to sincerely thank Mohammed Rabiu - our Program Coordinator in G...

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Academy in the Cooper Mountain Nature Park!

Sunday, May 14, 2017

In cooperation with the Mosque Bilal Masjid, the second Academy in Beaverton took place together with a first ever parents’ meeting in Oregon! The students arrived at Cooper Mountain Nature Park and were greeted by the Ambassadors leading the Academy: Sarah Temple, Miko and Isaac Vergun, an...

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First ever Irish Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Dublin, Ireland

Friday, May 12, 2017

The Irish Plant-for-the-Planet project got off to a flying start with the first ever Plant-for-the-Planet  Academy to take place on the island of Ireland in the flagship Eco-School, St. Laurence’s in January of 2017. The weekend’s events began with the arrival of the UK team the day...

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1,000 Academies to train children

Friday, May 5, 2017

More than 55,000 children and youth have been trained at a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy. The 1000th Academy will take place on May, 6th in Wohltorf, Germany. Watch our video on facebook! In the Academies, children teach other children to become Climate Justice Ambassadors. They learn in ve...

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First Plant for the Planet Academy at Ogijo, Nigeria

Sunday, April 16, 2017

On the day of the Academy - Program coordinator, Prince Olawuyi Oluwaseyi welcomed all the participants, teachers and the proprietress of New Gate School- Mrs Famuriyo. He introduced his assistants/Colleagues and informed the participants about the objectives of the event. He urged them to pay atten...

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First Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Tapachula, Mexico

Thursday, March 2, 2017

More than 60 students from 6 local schools took part in the first Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in the outskirts of Tapachula, Mexico's Southernmost city which is otherwise known as the starting point of the train "La Bestia" that takes migrants North on their dangerous journey to the U...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Timbou, Togo

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The second academy in Timbou College took place on January, 20th 2017. 80 children from 10 different schools were keenly waiting for the academy to start. The event was free-of-charge for all the attending children, aged from 7 to 16 years old. The academy began with some welcoming words by the r...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Djidjole, Togo

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The third academy in Avenou-Didjole college took place on January, 21st 2017. 80 children from 10 different schools were keenly waiting for the academy to start. The event was free-of-charge for all the attending children, aged from 8 to 15.   The academy began with some welcoming words of...

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First Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Naki-Est, Togo

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The first academy in Naki-Est college took place on January, 20th 2017. 80 children from 10 different schools were keenly waiting for the academy to start. The event was free-of-charge for all the attending children, aged from 8 to 12 years old. The academy began with some welcoming words of Mr....

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Monrovia, Liberia

Thursday, February 2, 2017

The academy took place in Monrovia, Liberia on October 15th, 2016. The training started at 9:15am with 110 students from 12 different schools, at the auditorium of the College of West Africa in Central Monrovia. It was free-of-charge for all participants, who were  aged 10-16. This academy c...

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1st Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Saboba

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

The first Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Saboba, Northern Ghana took place on the 12th of November. We arrived at the venue around 8:00am, where we already met a few of the children. We quickly started arranging the venue and within a short while all invited children arrived so we could start the a...

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1st Academy in Bole in the North of Ghana 5.11.2016

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

The very first academy in Bole took place November 5th, 2016 at 8:00 am. 80 children from 10 different schools were keenly waiting for the academy to start. The programme was free of charge for all the 80 children aged from 8 to 14. We acknowledge the support of the parents and teachers of th...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy Naaga, Ghana

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Once again the Plant-for-the-planet team stopped in Naaga, a suburb of Navrongo, for our academy. We finally arrived around 7:50 a.m. and met the children kennly awaiting us at the venue. We had an arrangement with 10 schools to participate in the academy with each school bringing 8 children. So the...

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