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Third Anniversary Memorial for Professor Wangari Muta Maathai

September 23, 2014

September 25, 2014: Hon. Lady Justice Njoki Ndung’u, EBS - CBS, will join the Green Belt Movement (GBM) Board Members, staff, members of GBM’s tree nursery groups, and the public to celebrate Professor Wangari Maathai's life and her outstanding achievements in environmental conservation, sustainable development, democracy and peace.

NYC Climate Convergence Teach-In

September 20, 2014

20th September, New York: NYC Climate Convergence Teach-In: screening Taking Root and talking about Prof. Maathai's legacy and GBM's current work.

Al Gore’s 24 Hours of Climate Reality

September 19, 2014

We are very excited that wPOWER and Solar Sister was included in Al Gore’s 24 Hours of Climate Reality event this week.  

Reclaiming the Commons: A Special Cinemalliance

September 19, 2014

22nd September: Join us as we countdown to the Wangari Maathai Memorial for a Special Cinemalliance.

Women and Solar Are a Potent Combination

September 19, 2014

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!

Field Report - Kenya's Greenbelt Movement

September 19, 2014

The Green Belt Movement (GBM) was featured in Al Gore's "24 Hours of Climate Reality", a live global event covering the climate crisis around the world that took place on September 16-17th.  You can view the segment on GBM here.

24 Hours of Reality: Live Streaming

September 17, 2014

The wPOWER segment at 24 Hours of Reality is streaming live on air.

Live Screening : 24 Hours of Reality: A Climate Reality Project

September 13, 2014

Join us at the Wangari MaathaiInstitute for Peace and environmental studies, University of Nairobi.

People’s Climate Justice

September 12, 2014

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.

The Women and Girls Rising Conference.

September 11, 2014

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.