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 […]
On the occasion of the 42nd annual World Earth Day, the national branch of Green Cross Italy joins the challenge set by the Earth Day Network: reach 1 billion of green actions to take to the UN summit on sustainable development, held in Rio de Janeiro in June. This will be done through “Inizia da te” (starts with you), an environmental awareness campaign, which invites all individuals and institutions, agencies and organizations, to contribute directly putting into practice sustainable choices and increasing the “counter-earth”.
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, […]