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 has contributed a chapter to Earthrise: The Dawning of a New Civilization in the 21st Century. The book is a compilation of articles by various environmental organisations and research institutes each highlighting their activities and mandate, including institutions such as the Earth Charter Initiative, Peres Center for Peace, Earth Policy Institute, Gaia Trust, World Wisdom Council and other research institutions.
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, […]