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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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Dutch children in Almere take over the responsibility for their future!

Friday, December 8, 2017

The first big Plant-for-the-Planet Academy in the Netherlands took place on Thursday, 23 november 2017 in Almere. A mix of 30 various-aged-children from the school “De Ontdekking”  arrived to the Plant-for-the-Planet Academy with an oldtimer bus of Stichting Stad & Natuur in Alm...

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Program Coordinator Training during Youth Summit 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

During the days of the Youth Summit 2017 traditional Plant-for-the-Planet Program Coordinator Training took place. This year it was just one but very intensive day – workshop, which took place on 10 and repeated on 13 November 2017. Participants for both days were in total 30 Program Co...

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Academy Premiere at the MIS in Starnberg

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The first academy in the Munich International School (MIS) in Starnberg took place on November 25th, 2017. 37 children from 6 different schools were keenly waiting for the academy to start. The event was free-of-charge for all the attending children, aged from 10 to 12. The academy began with som...

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Rhetorical Training with Katja Schleicher

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Learning to talk properly? Well, one might expect that it’s just as easy as driving a bicycle because one does it daily. We as participants of the “The message, the audience and me” rhetorical workshop at the Youth Summit got disabused this day. One of the first tasks, to present o...

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Youth Summit 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Parallel to the 23rd Conference of the parties from the 6th to the 17th November 2017 Ambassadors for Climate Justice from 45 Nations met for the 3rd Plant-for-the-Planet Youth Summit at the Youth Hostel in Bonn. Our ambassadors took part in many programs and spread all over the city. The Confere...

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Project Management Training at the Youth Summit 2017 in Bonn!

Thursday, November 23, 2017

The International Association of Project Managers (IAPM) once again offered a training at this year’s Youth Summit. This year 10 young professionals from BASF met 10 young adults from Plant-for-the-Planet coming from Mexico, Germany, Bhutan, Spain, Taiwan and Brazil to learn about the complexi...

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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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PlantAhead - A Trillion Trees to Fight the Climate Crisis

Friday, November 17, 2017

The climate crisis is threatening our and our children‘s future. It‘s setting in motion a dramatic domino effect with catastrophic environmental, social and economic consequences, such as drought, flooding, hunger, poverty, war and refugee crises. We are running out of time. But the...

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1st Academy sponsored by GIGA-BYTE TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. takes place in Taipei

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The event took place early Saturday morning at Gigabyte’s headquarters located in New Taipei City. It was a very rainy day, but nonetheless, all the children showed up on time. Altogether, 38 children from 15 schools attended the Academy. The Academy was made possible thanks to the commitm...

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Where We Plant Your Trees

Monday, November 6, 2017

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The sweetest invitation to save the climate at COP23

Sunday, November 5, 2017

The youth of Plant-for-the-Planet are giving special chocolate bars to delegates at UN’s Climate Conference COP23. Inside the wrapper of the Change Chocolate, the children and youth explain how the average temperature rise can still be limited to 2°C. They suggest to plant a trillion trees...

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End Coal & Start a Clean Energy Future

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Trees alone won't stop the climate crisis. But they can give us more time to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions to zero. That's why Climate Justice Ambassadors joined the protest in Bonn to shut down coal power plants. If you'd like to learn more about what we would do to save our fu...

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Climate Justice Ambassadors at COP23 in Bonn

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Delegates from all over the world meet in Bonn to negotiate on future climate actions. That’s our Program for the Climate Conference – be part of it! Friday, Nov 3 At the COY, the Conference of Youth, we'll give insights into a save and clean energy future fueled by the sun....

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Well-attended Plant-for-the-Planet Academy with 44 children in Gdansk

Friday, October 13, 2017

The academy took place on 25th of September 2017 in Gdańsk, Poland. It was attended by 44 kids from two different classes of the school number 39. Emilia Mekok the main moderator, large representation from sponsoring company – Staples, and Kasia Kozak a program coordinator supported the academ...

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Earth Care Award for Plant-for-the-Planet

Monday, September 25, 2017

Climate Justice Ambassador Sagar received the  Earth Care International Award on behalf of Plant-for-the-Planet and all its Climate Justice Ambassadors. He visited the Sierra Club Toiyabe. Representing Nevada, Lake Tahoe and the Range of Light, the Toiyabe Chapter works to ensure clean air...

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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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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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This year’s first Academy in Ostrava in Dolní Vítkovice

Monday, July 3, 2017

The second academy in Ostrava took place April 10th 2017. Approx. 60 children from 3 different schools were keenly waiting for the academy to start. The event was free-of-charge for all the attending children aged from 10 to 14. The academy took place in Dolní Vítkovice, which is now...

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