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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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First Academy in Sweden took place in Borås, Ymergården

Friday, September 30, 2016

On 12th September 2016 early in the morning came bus with the pupils, they were happy to participate in academy instead of usual school day! The total amount of children participated in Borås Ymergården academy was - 44. The academy could happen thanks to our sponsor – Stapl...

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Becoming an Ambassador for Climate Justice outside in the forest!

Sunday, September 4, 2016

The excited students arrived at the central camp area for the Academy, near the fire pit, were greeted by the ambassadors and then made themselves comfortable to listen to the presentation. Pam started introducing Plant-for-the-Planet and Miko, Isaac, Joel, Sarah, and Ethan gave the presentatio...

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First Academy in Western Nepal takes place in Rampur, Palpa

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Altogether 87 children from 8 schools registered for the Academy in Rampur, Palpa and showed up in the morning to register. After a brief welcome and an ice breaking session, the full attention of the children turned to the presentation "Now we save children the world!", which was given by...

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240 new Climate Justice Ambassadors were empowerd in Malawi

Thursday, June 23, 2016

From the 14th of May to the 28th of May 2016, three Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Malawi. During this three Academies, 240 children from 30 schools in Malawi became Climate Justice Ambassadors and and planted 170 trees. The first Academy at Chilida Primary School in Mzimba took...

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480 new Climate Justice Ambassadors in Ghana

Friday, June 10, 2016

From the 21th of May to the 5th of June 2016, six Plant-for-the-Planet Academies took place in Ghana. During this six Academies, 480 children from 60 schools in Ghana became Climate Justice Ambassadors and planted over 140 trees overall. The first Academy in Jirapa, Upper West Region of Ghana,...

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80 new Ambassadors for Ostrava, Czech Republic

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Approximately 80 children attended the first academy of Plant for the Planet in Ostrava, Czech Republic on 26th of May 2016. The academy took place in the secondary grammar school of prof. Otto Wichterle in Ostrava-Poruba. Participants from two schools gathered to attend the academy. The acad...

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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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Academy with Special guest

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Monday, the 25th of January, 2016, students from Oregon and Southwest Washington participated in the second Academy in Portland, Oregon. It took place at and was supported by Sunnyside Environmental School, a K-8 public school, as well as by P’nai Or Jewish Renewal Congregation. The Academy wa...

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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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