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Already the sixth Academy in Colombia!

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The activity took place in Sopo, around the capital Bogota, on December 9th, 2013 with 54 students coming from the Centro Comunitario SEK. This institute is specialized in giving support to children in vulnerability nationwide in Colombia.The morning lecture was presented by the Colombian Climate Ju...

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Academy in Porto Torres, in the Italian island of Sardinia

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The 40 participants who attended the Academy on December 22nd, 2013, were hosted by the Climate Justice Ambassador Giovanni, member of Plant-for-the-Planet Children's Board 2013/14.For the last three months before the activity Giovanni and volunteers of the local environmental organization Walkingcl...

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President of the Global Youth Board Hosts Two Academies in January

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

REPORT FOR THE ACADEMY ON 18TH JANUARY, 2014 On 18th January 2014, the third plant-for-the-planet academy in Ghana took place in Navrongo Municipality of the Upper East Region. Children from 8 schools around the Municipality participated at the academy, In total 80 students participated in the acad...

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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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Nigeria hosts another Academy in Jos, Plateau State

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Another Academy in Nigerian city Jos was organized by our collaborator Kevin Nnadi on November 23rd. Organizer Kevin reports: "It was a fun filled academy that took the shape of workshop, expositions and cultural display of different heritage and tree planting party.  The 2nd tree planting academy...

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First Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in Milan!

Friday, December 13, 2013

On Sunday November 24th, 2013 our first Milan-Academy was held at the premises of the eco-sustainable Hotel Milano Scala. While located in Milan's city center, it proved to be an ideal place for the event as the 55 empowered Climate Justice Ambassadors were able to plant 20 trees at the wonderful Ho...

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First Academy in Chile!

Friday, December 13, 2013

The last day of November brought our first Academy in Chile! There are now 41 Climate Justice Ambassadors in this South American country. Here you can see the pictures from the Academy:

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Kreiere deine eigene online Spendenaktion!

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Jetzt kannst du ganz einfach deine eigene Online-Spendenaktion für Plant-for-the-Planet einrichten! Du kannst Spenden für eine Akademie sammeln, Baumspenden zum Geburtstag oder Spenden für deine eigene Pflanzaktion... Schreib einfach einen kurzen Text, der erklärt, was du machst und wofür finanzie...

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Plant-for-the-Planet in Russland

Friday, December 6, 2013

Dass wir nicht nur in Deutschland sondern auch international stetig wachsen zeigt die wachsende Zahl an interessierten Medien und Multiplikatoren auf der ganzen Welt. Neulich war ein russisches Fernsehteam bei uns zu Gast und hat Felix und andere Kinder interviewt und bei einer Baumpflanzung begleit...

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Plant-for-the-Planet dankt Symantec

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Das Software Unternehmen Symantec unterstützt die Kinder von Plant-for-the-Planet und ermöglicht am 12. November 2012 die erste Akademie in Barcelona auf dem Vision 2012 Kongress im CCIB, dem Messezentrum von Barcelona. Im Rahmen der Akademie beschäftigen sich die Kinder mit den Themen Klimakrise, W...

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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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Fifty new Italian Ambassadors empowered at our latest Academy in Genoa

Friday, November 22, 2013

On November 15th, 2013 a Plant-for-the-Planet Academy took place as part of the program of Genoa's educational fair ABCD+Orientamenti. The Academy was organized by our Italian Climate Justice Ambassador Giovanni, who is not only an environmental activist in his hometown Sassari but since last April...

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Plant for the Planet - Growing, But Let's Add Fertilizer

Friday, November 22, 2013

Volunteer John Crapper shares his experiences of the latest Academies in Seattle: (Text and pictures adapted from John Crapper's blog at: www.dailykos.com) The first academy on the west coast empowered eighty young students from 13 schools on May 24th 2013 in Seattle, Washington. On Saturday, Octo...

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Colombian Ambassadors plant 2,750 native trees

Friday, November 22, 2013

On Saturday, September 7th, 2013 Plant-for-the-Planet Ambassadors held a short presentation at the municipality La Calera (Bogota) followed by the planting of 2,750 native trees.The planting action was coordinated with the Agustín Nieto Caballero School and the Community Board of La Calera. The scho...

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200 tress planted by new Ambassadors of the German School of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Friday, November 22, 2013

On November 15th, 2013 an Academywas held at the German School of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, with the participation of 60 new Ambassadors.They planted 200 trees and some other smaller species of the Canary Islands' flora. Ms. Maria del Mar Arévalo Araya, Minister for Environment and Emergencies of...

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New Ambassadors Plant 102 trees in Letworth, UK

Friday, November 22, 2013

On 23.10.2013, 54 children from 5 schools in and around Letchworth, UK, took part in the latest of a series of Plant-for-the-Planet Academies made possible thanks to FedEx. The Academy took place at St. Christopher School, and their student Climate Justice Ambassadors led the day; the 54 children pr...

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Students in the Paris region are getting active

Friday, November 22, 2013

Here we go, the 3rd Academy in France has just taken place on Wednesday 13th November in the city of Louvres close to the Roissy - Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris! The event was sponsored by FedEx. 41 children from the Paul Ricoeur Institute have had the beautiful opportunity to take part of the...

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Join the Tree Planting Day in Brussels!

Thursday, November 21, 2013

On Sunday, the 24th of November, Plant-for-the-Planet continues together with greenlight for girls to contribute new trees to the Sonian Forest in Brussels.Everyone who wants to plant trees for Climate Justice is invited to join the planting action and help to plant 1200 new trees! We will meet at...

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50 New Ambassadors Appointed in Cameroon

Friday, November 8, 2013

On 31.10.2013, 50 children gathered from 8 different schools for the latest Plant-for-the-Planet in Cameroon. The Academy was organised together with the help of local organisation DAY Cameroon. Enomba from DAY Cameroon reports on the day's activities: The Amabassador's Lecture went very well. Aya...

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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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