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Prof Maathai Feted on Wangari Maathai Day

March 4, 2019

Presiding over the inauguration ceremony, First Lady Margaret Kenyatta paid glowing tribute to the late Nobel Peace Laureate

Marking Wangari Maathai Day/Africa Environment Day

March 2, 2019

The theme for today’s celebration is the role of green spaces in promoting sustainable cities and communities; those are inclusive, safe, affordable and resilient, as enshrined in Sustainable Development Goal 11.

Restoring landscapes in partnership with ECOSIA

January 31, 2019

Last year, we planted 130,000 indigenous tree seedlings in this location and achieved over 80% survival rate.

President Kenyatta endorses Professor Wangari Maathai's book

November 12, 2018

It is a great honor to have H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta recognize the work and legacy of Nobel Laureate Prof. Wangari Maathai by endorsing her book "The Challenge for Africa"at the Paris #PeaceForum.

Mau’s heart is growing colder by day; it has been tampered with

November 6, 2018

Seeking to curb the wanton destruction, the Green Belt Movement has been advocating for its protection as well as mitigating its obliteration by conducting tree planting exercises and community empowerment seminars on the need to protect this ecosystem.

Wangari Maathai song by Carli Muñoz

October 15, 2018

With a sense of near-reverence, Muñoz invokes Maathai to inspire action in a world that badly needs our care.

Professor Wangari Maathai's 7th Memorial Celebration

September 25, 2018

The profound wisdom and endearing values from our Founder have continued to inspire Kenyans and the world to mainstream conservation, promote peace and good governance for sustainable development.

Green Belt Movement awarded at the 1st Africa Environment Partnership Platform

September 20, 2018

The Africa Environment Partnership Platform is expected to enhance synergies and to standardize discussions with other stakeholders

Ksh 4,456,251 paid to community groups in Trans Nzoia and Bungoma Counties

September 8, 2018

GBM continuously seeks new ways of highlighting the critical and central role the environment plays in changing the lives of the communities we work with.

Experiential visit from the Vice President of the Brazilian Society of Ecological Restoration

September 7, 2018

Through an experiential visit to GBM project areas in Nyeri County, Chaves had an opportunity to compare restoration experiences between Kenya and Brazil.