GCI Project: Smart Water for Green Schools The Shoe Project is a collaboration between Green Cross Japan,Green Cross Swedenand theGreen Belt Movement (GBM)in Kenya, which distributed some 1,000 shoes to children and youth in the Rift Valley, last Febuary. The Shoe Project was made possible through the generous support Mr Shoo Iwasaki, President of Green […]
Green Cross International founder Mikhail Gorbachev was among the four winners of the Kiel Institute’s 2015 Global Economy Prize. GCI President Alexander Likhotal accepted the award on his behalf, and also delivered an address, at the ceremony on 21 June.
“Outcomes are not predetermined,” said Likhotal. “They depend on both historical trends and purposeful political choices. To meet new challenges, we need to hear the call of history – just as we did to end the Cold War. We need to take down the wall that separates us from our future.”
The Global Economy prize is awarded to honor influential personalities in politics, business and science. Laureates have been pioneers in finding solutions to global economic problems, have been willing to participate in a dialogue with people from other walks of life, and have championed a society based on individual initiative and responsibility.
Press Release – 28 August 2018 The Swedish authorities are called upon to take action as World Water Week opens in Stockholm. Tuesday 28 August 2018, Geneva, Switzerland –– Green Cross Sweden, with the support of Green Cross International, and along with Urbergsgruppen Grenna-Norra Kärr, denounces the current and proposed mining activities of Tasman Metals […]