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 […]
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A life time achievement award was presented to Mikhail Gorbachev on the occasion of the Energy Globe Awards held on 26th May in the European Parliament in Brussels. In recognition for his past and current efforts towards a better future for the planet, Mr. Gorbachev received the Special Award from the hands of EU Parliament President Hans-Gert Pöttering and EU Council President Jose Manuel Barroso for his engagement on behalf of the environment through the International NGO Green Cross International (GCI) he founded in 1993. Upon receiving the award, the GCI Founding President said: "We're going to have to work harder together for more success in the future."
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, […]