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2014 Wangari Maathai Award for Civic Participation in Sustainability

November 14, 2014

The Wangari Maathai Award for Civic Participation in Sustainability, inaugurated by The Rockefeller Foundation, The Bette Midler Family Trust, and Million Trees NYC, is an annual $10,000 cash award granted to two New York City public high school seniors. 

Maggie Baxter – Chair of the UK Board- Visit

November 14, 2014

Maggie Baxter, Chair of the UK Board visits the Green Belt Movement Kenya office. 

The winners of the Children's Peace Festival 2014

November 13, 2014

The Green Belt Movement, in partnership with Green Cross Sweden, supported the second annual Children’s Peace Festival.

Training Rural Women for Environmental, Economical and livelihood improvement

November 11, 2014

This is the second round of training for Narok and Rongai which kicked off today.

DEMISE OF JANE KARUGA

November 10, 2014


To our Friends; 

It is with the greatest of sadness for the Green Belt Movement (GBM) fraternity, to announce the heartbreaking news of the passing on of our colleague and friend, Jane Wairimu Karuga. On behalf of all of us the staff of the Green Belt Movement (GBM). We take the liberty of sending out to our most heartfelt condolences and sympathy. 

Courtesy call by Professional Journalists Working for Major German Media Outlets

November 5, 2014

A courtesy call by professional journalists working for major German media outlets like Der SPIEGEL, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Deutschlandradi and Die Zeit at the Green Belt Movement office.

Climate Change Workshop

October 28, 2014

The Green Belt Movement is undertaking a (3 day) workshop that has brought together key staff, community members and partners in order to share our successes and best practices on climate change with partners, and to sensitise communities on opportunities to become more climate resilient at the Lang’ata Training Centre – Nairobi.

Green Belt Movement Feature in Climate Reality Project

October 27, 2014

The Green Belt Movement Feature in Climate Reality Project 

Green Cross Sweden field visit to Rongai Village

October 22, 2014

Green Belt Movement in cooperation with Green Cross Sweden.

Training Women on how to make Bamboo Products

October 22, 2014

The Green Belt Movement in cooperation with Waterstone are in Maragua County, where women are being trained on how to make bamboo products.

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