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USA: 35 new ambassadros in Vancouver, Washington

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Students from Oregon and Southwest Washington participated in the first Academy in southern Washington State. It took place in Vancouver, Washington and was supported by the nature education nonprofit Columbia Springs, where it took place, and by P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation. The Acade...

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First Academy in Eugene, Oregon

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Students from Oregon and Southwest Washington participated in the first Academy in Eugene, Oregon. It took place at and was supported by Temple Beth Israel, a Reconstructionist Jewish Synagogue, as well as by P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation. The Academy was led by Pam Vergun, and Ambassad...

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New Ambassadors for Cimate Justice in the United States!

Saturday, April 23, 2016

The students arriving at Barnes, the school offering to us their rooms, were greeted by the Ambassadors leading the Academy, Miko and Isaac, and newly appointed Ambassadors Denali and Joel. Pam, the moderator, then started introducing Plant-for-the-Planet. Miko and Isaac gave the presentation &ld...

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Plant-for-the-Planet Academy at the Good Deeds Day

Sunday, April 17, 2016

The students arrived and were greeted by the Ambassadors.16 students aged 8 to 15 from four cities (Portland, Tigard, Lake Oswego, and Beaverton in Oregon) represented eight schools. The moderator of the academy, Pam, introduced Plant-for-the-Planet and its idea. Afterwards Miko, Peter, and Is...

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720 new Climate Justice Ambassadors in Ghana

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

From the 10th of October to the 5th of December 2015, nine Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Ghana. During this nine Academies, 720 children from 90 schools in Ghana became Climate Justice Ambassadors and planted over 500 trees overall. The first Academy was in Walewale, Northern Re...

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2nd Academy in Madrid, sponsored by Symantec

Monday, December 7, 2015

On the 30th of November 41 children of Laude Fontenebro de Moralzarzal primary school were eagerly waiting infront of a conference room of the Melià Castilla Hotel. No-one wanted to miss the start of the Academy! The academy was made possible thanks to the commitment of Symantec. The event...

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130 New Climate Justice Ambassadors Empowered in Nigeria

Monday, October 5, 2015

130 New Climate Justice Ambassadors Empowered in Nigeria More than 130 pupils and students from primary and secondary schools participated in the Plant-for-the-Planet events. Children of ages 9-15 were informed about the causes, effects and possible solutions to global climate crisis. Additionall...

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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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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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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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500th Plant-for-the-Planet Academy

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

500 Academies, 30,000 CLimate Justice Ambassadors, almost 13 billion trees - what better a reason to celebrate? On 21st May 2014, Plant-for-the-Planert's 500th Academy took place in the town of Mfou, Cameroon. 100 Children, of which 85% were English speaking and 15% were french spreaking, were em...

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First Academy in Benin

Friday, January 24, 2014

On 21st december the first Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Benin took place in the Infangni commune, Daagbe. Children from schools in Djegou-Nagot, Gbenokpo, Djegou-djege and CEG Daagbe participated at the event as well some friends from the capital city Porto-Novo who were interested to see how the...

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The children of Nepal want action – 40 new Climate Justice Ambassadors in Nepal’s first Academy

Friday, November 29, 2013

Global Youth Board member Abhisekh organized Nepal’s first Academy himself with the assistance from Integrated Effort for Development (IED), the Rotary Club of Dhulikhel and Dhulikhel Municipality. The Academy took place in Dhulikel on 27 November 2012 - the children of Plant-for-the-Planet welcome...

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New Academy in Queretaro, Mexico

Saturday, October 26, 2013

On Saturday September 22nd, 2012 a new Plant-for-the-Planet Academy took place in Queretaro, Mexico. More than 20 participants registered and engaged in intense discussions about the climate crisis, global citizenship and distributive justice. Furthermore, the participants took the opportunity to pl...

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Thailand Joins the Family of Climate Justice Ambassadors - with a very special Academy

Monday, October 21, 2013

The city of Hat Yai in Southern Thailand is home to the first Climate Justice Ambassadors in Thailand after teacher Benjamas Nak-long organized a great Plant-for-the-Planet Academy as part of a two-day eco camp, where students slept over at At Hat Yai Wittayalai 2 School and worked on several ecolog...

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First Academy in Nice, France, with 55 new Ambassadors

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

May 2013, Felix was in Nice, France, to ask officially to the city to start a planting program and become the « greener city in France ». Motivated, the Côte d’Azur has already started to plant! October, Tuesday the 8th 2013, 55 children from the Du Château school and International school of Nice h...

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Third Academy around Bogota, the capital city of Colombia

Thursday, September 19, 2013

On August 30th, yet another Academy in Colombia took place in cooperation with the municipality of Gachancipá, near the capital city Bogotá. 59 children were trained as Climate Justice Ambassadors and 90 native trees were planted. The presentation was held by two little girls: María Paz, daughter of...

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Academy with the Boy Scouts in Puebla, Mexico

Monday, July 29, 2013

Already the fourth Academy in Mexico's "Heroic City" Puebla took place on June 16th - this time in cooperation with the boy scouts. The most environmentally interested scouts from four local groups gathered in the ecological park "Flor del Bosque" (Forest Flower) and were empowered as Climate Justic...

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