20th September, New York: NYC Climate Convergence Teach-In: screening Taking Root and talking about Prof. Maathai's legacy and GBM's current work.
If you weren't able to catch the wPOWER's feature on Climate Reality's "24 Hours of Climate Reality", you can take a look at the segment here!
We are very excited that wPOWER and Solar Sister was included in Al Gore’s 24 Hours of Climate Reality event this week.
22nd September: Join us as we countdown to the Wangari Maathai Memorial for a Special Cinemalliance.
The wPOWER segment at 24 Hours of Reality is streaming live on air.
Join us at the Wangari MaathaiInstitute for Peace and environmental studies, University of Nairobi.
September 21st in New York City: The Green Belt Movement & Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and environmental studies, University of Nairobi will be joining the Peoples’ Climate March - the largest climate march in history - two days before heads of state of the world’s nations will meet for a Climate Summit at the United Nations.
September 11th-12th, 2014: Ms. Wanjira Mathai, The Green Belt Movement Chairperson and Project Director of the wPOWER Hub at the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace and environmental studies, University of Nairobi will be speaking at the Roosevelt Institute's Women and Girls Rising Conference in New York.
The meeting was convened by the world resources institute (WRI) a key partner together with The Green Belt Movement (GBM) and CCI in BMU project. This was a consultative workshop bringing together key stakeholders to share ideas geared towards generating a national landscape restoration potential map for Kenya, at Pan Afric Hotel, Nairobi Kenya.