A special award from Japan’s Environment Minister was handed to the most outstanding student at the 18th “Green Lane” Diary Contest at Green Cross Japan’s ceremony in Tokyo on 10 December 2016. Winning students, their teachers and parents gathered from all over Japan – about 600 people in total. Nationwide, around 100,000 students participate in […]
Green Cross International, represented by president Professor Alexander Likhotal, took part in the first World Entrepreneurship Forum held under the high patronage of French President Nicolas Sarkozy November 13-15 in Evian, France. The event brought together famous entrepreneurs from all over the globe coming from a variety of backgrounds including business and social entrepreneurs meeting and resulted in several recommendations for the upcoming year, including the need to promote a positive image of entrepreneurship, encourage the creation of entrepreneurship education curricula, as well as develop early education experimental curricula that simulate creativity and critical thinking skills was suggested.
In 2016, Green Cross Sweden and the Green Belt Movement are continuing their partnership to promote peace through environmental restoration and cooperation to communities in Kenya’s Rift Valley. Their efforts have taken on a new significance this year, with the establishment of a new Peace Park commemorating victims of terror. Just over a year ago, […]