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Calling Ambassadors to speak for our future

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Plant-for-the-planet is creating a documentary on what we children and youths did, what we are doing, how are people supporting us and what we want to do for our future. We call all ambassadors to speak  for 1  or 2 minutes. Or send your videos what have you been doing or did. If you know any celebr...

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Ces enfants qui changent le monde

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Ces enfants qui changent le monde (The Children who are Changing the World) is a book about 45 young heroes of the GoodPlanet Foundation. Alex Loorz, Felix Finkbeiner, Maiken Hamaluba and Yugratna Srivastava have their say!A PDF with the relevant articles can be found here.

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Watch: 25 June 22:45 - Plant for the Planet – Film on ARD

Monday, June 25, 2012

“When you die, I’ll still be alive!” is the story of children who have decided that they can no longer trust the adults. They have done different projects on the way to fulfill their dreams of a better world. They have incredible energy in the matter. They are part of a global network. They chat, di...

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"Stop talking. Start planting" mit dem Bundespräsidenten

Friday, June 22, 2012

Während der Woche der Umwelt im Park Schloss Bellevue haben sich Botschafter für Klimagerechtigkeit aus Berlin zum Bundespräsidenten durchgekämpft. Während alle Erwachsenen sagten "Lasst es sein" oder "Das klappt nie" haben wir Kinder gezeigt, dass vieles eben doch möglich ist, wenn man will. Hier i...

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"Stop talking. Start planting" with the President of Germany

Friday, June 22, 2012

During the "Woche der Umwelt" (Week of Environment) Ambassadors for Climate Justice from Berlin fought themselves through a crowd of people to reach the German Federal President Joachim Gauck. While all adults said "this is impossible" and "give in", we children proved once more: Many things are po...

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Wer wir sind

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Werde auch du Teil einer weltweiten Kinder-Bewegung und werde auf einer unserer Akademien Botschafter für Klimagerechtigkeit! Gemeinsam informieren wir andere Kinder und Erwachsene über die Klimakrise und zeigen auf was wir im Kampf für unsere Zukunft tun können: Wir pflanzen Bäume als Symbole für K...

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Severn Suzuki zurück in Rio

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

"Die Jungen müssen aufstehen – nur sie können die Lösung bringen." Im Jahr 1992 beim Erdgipfel in Rio hielt die damals 12-jährige Severn Suzuki eine bewegende Rede. Leider ist heute noch jedes Wort davon wahr. Ihre Rede könnte bei Rio+20 Wort für Wort wiederholt werden. Es ist traurig, dass wir in...

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Who we are

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

"Talking alone isn't going to stop the glaciers from melting!" Become part of the worldwide children´s initiative and become a Climate Justice Ambassador at a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy.Together we inform other children and adults about the climate crisis and show what we can do in our fight for...

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Together we are strong!

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

It is important to us that we are self-financing. All of us can contribute, even if only a very small amount.  Both of the two new 2012/13 presidents, Shanisse (14) and Sagar (16), and the founding-president Felix (14) (centre) lead our organization.  We democratically elect our board every year. B...

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European University awarded us children

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Shanisse (14), president 2012/13 and Felix (14) president 2011/12 accepted the prize in the name of all Plant-for-the-Planet children. The prize was awarded at the graduation ceremony of 150 students in the "Bayerischer Hof" on 9 June 2012. Felix called on the young leaders to "Become role models fo...

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Severn Suzuki Returned to Rio

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

"We really need to hear from the youth ... we need them to rise up and remind us what it's all about." In 1992 at the Earth Summit in Rio the 12-year old Severn Suzuki gave a moving speech. Unfortunately it is as true today as it was back than. Her speech could be repeated word by word at Rio+20. I...

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Please vote for us to empower 5,000 New Ambassadors

Friday, June 1, 2012

Toyota supports ecological actions. We have applied for a € 40,000 sponsorship to finance academies. We can train and support 5,000 new ambassadors in Africa or 500 ambassadors in Europe. The project which has received the most votes until 30 June wins. Please help us to become the best project in...

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Children honoured for their life's work

Sunday, April 29, 2012

“The biggest problem that we children see is that we cannot leave the responsibility with the adults, because they will be dead when we have to pay for the problems they aren’t solving. On the one hand it’s great that this event for sustainability exists, on the other hand it’s sad that we still hav...

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Eine Milliarde Bäume für Kenia

Friday, April 27, 2012

In Kenia lernt jedes Kind, dass wenn es nicht mindestens 8 Bäume gepflanzt hat, es die Luft eines anderen Menschen atmet. Dank Wangari Maathai ist Kenia der Ausgangspunkt der modernen globalen Baumpflanzbewegung. Durch Bäume pflanzen hat Wangari Maathai auch die Frauen in Afrika empowert, sie hatte...

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One Billion Trees for Kenya

Friday, April 27, 2012

In Kenya, every child learns that it has to plant at least 8 trees when it do not want to breathe the air of someone else. Thanks to Wangari Maathai, today Kenya is the origin of the modern global plant movement. Through tree planting, Wangari empowered the women in Africa and she also developed the...

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60 Climate Justice Ambassadors at the Annual Meeting 2012

Friday, April 27, 2012

The Climate Justice Ambassadors had a very diversified program at the annual meeting in Castle Schwaneck near Munich. Besides the presentations of the different clubs the new wooden t-shirt, the tree-shirt was presented to the children.Together new activities for 2012 had been presented like the new...

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Erste Großstadt schließt Vertrag mit uns

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Quintana Roo, 11. April 2012Felix fuhr am Morgen um 6:00 von Tulum alleine in die 3 Stunden entfernte Hauptstadt Chetumal, um sich mit Luis zu treffen. Luis ist Mitglied im Plant-for-the-Planet Jugendweltvorstand. Er kehrte um Mitternacht mit einem Vertrag zurück. Eigentlich waren nur ein Vortrag v...

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First Contract Between Plant-for-the-Planet and a Major City

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Quintana Roo, 11 April 2012Today at 6 a.m. Felix went to Chetumal, the capital of Quintana Roo, which is at 3 hours from Tulum where we were based. When he returned at midnight, he brought with him a contract!Nobody had expected this.Felix went to Chetumal with the plant to give a presentation to ot...

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ornelia, Felix und Gregoire fordern die Maler auf zu dämmen, was geht

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Über 1.000 Gäste der farbtex Farbmesse in Sindelfingen wurden von den beiden Botschaftern für Klimagerechtigkeit Cornelia und Gregoire schon am Eingang begrüßt. Farbtex schmückte den Eingangsbereich mit Bäumen und bot ihren Kunden für die beiden Messetage ein besonderes Angebot: Für jedes verkaufte...

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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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