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 […]
Opening of the International Art Contest 'In my Home land' in Belarus After consecutive successes for this International Art Contest, Green Cross Belarus is proud to announce the opening of the 2008 ‘In my Homeland’ children’s art contest, the idea behind which is to make children more aware of the world in which they inhabit. Globalisation has given rise to migration that disconnects people from their homelands. People move all over the world and gradually loose their roots and responsibilities to their homeland, thus the aptly named art contest was born.
|Volunteers assemble art submissions from children around the world for the "In my Homeland" Contest in Belarus. / photo: GC Belarus.|
Volunteers assemble art submissions from children around the world for the "In my Homeland" Contest in Belarus. / photo: GC Belarus.
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, […]