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 […]
It is with deep regret that Green Cross learns of the loss of Chingiz Aitmatov, a visionary thinker admired by generations of people all over the world and a committed Honorary Board Member of Green Cross International. Chingiz Aitmatov was an active and committed supporter of Green Cross philosophy for many years. His strong dedication to protect the environment and improving humanity’s relationship with nature was made evident throughout his life.
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, […]