Paying tribute to the late Nobel Laureate’s legacy, in January 2012, the African Union (AU) adopted a decision calling for the joint celebrations of the African Environment Day and Wangari Maathai Day on 3rd March.
The Green Belt Movement is honored and humbled by the recognition of Wangari Maathai's tireless campaigns for a safe environment.
Thank you Nairobi City CountyGovernment for honoring Professor Maathai!
Initial report from the Green Belt Movement team who were on the ground
Established in 2013, the fund aims to develop action-oriented young people who have demonstrated passion and personal commitment to environmental conservation.
Learning better propagation skills from the Israeli experts was well appreciated by the communities.
The Green Belt Movement welcomes Israel to Kenya
Ambassador Robert Godec joins us in commemorating Garissa University terror attack victims and survivors
In May this year, the Green Belt Movement launched the peace park by planting 148 trees, one for each of the victims of the infamous attack that took place one year ago.
One year ago, a cowardly terrorist attack at Garissa University College robbed this nation of 148 souls.
The highlight of these activities was planting of 6,000 'Peace Trees' in five different schools within Nakuru County