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December 21, 2023

Youth Fights for Climate Justice – 9th International Youth Summit in Frankfurt a. M.

The 9th International Youth Summit organized by Plant-for-the-Planet recently took place at the Evangelische Akademie Frankfurt, marking a ...

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December 14, 2023

FireAlert App monitors forest areas larger than Brazil

Since June this year, Plant-for-the-Planet has introduced the FireAlert App. It provides free and real-time wildfire notifications based ...

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December 1, 2023

“Much more than just planting trees” – Arnes insight in Plant-for-the-Planet Ghana

In June 2023, Arne Feldmann, a 20-year-old from Emsbüren, had the opportunity to visit Plant-for-the-Planet Ghana in the ...

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November 20, 2023

Forest Protection and Restoration in the Fight Against the Climate Crisis: Insights from a Major Study in Nature

Forests serve as colossal carbon reservoirs and powerful allies in combating the climate crisis, a fact confirmed by ...

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November 14, 2023

World Climate Conference COP 28: Expectations of Our Delegation

The annual UN climate conference (COP – Conference of the Parties) stands as a significant global forum, intended ...

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July 4, 2023

Hidden for 1000 years – rediscovery of an ancient Mayan city in the jungle of Campeche protected by Plant-for-the-Planet

In a remarkable archaeological discovery, a team of researchers recently unveiled the remains of a hidden ancient Maya ...

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June 2, 2023

The carbon storage turbo on four legs: Codeword AAC

A study published in Nature has found amazing things about the role of wildlife on the carbon cycle. The authors ...

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April 17, 2023

Fires on Las Américas 7 and 6: an overview of events

In late March and early April 2023, several fires occurred in different parts of our restoration sites in ...

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March 14, 2023

Fires on the Yucatán Peninsula during dry season – under control thanks to effective management

Fires have occurred this week at Las Américas 1 and Las Américas 11. None of our trees have ...

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January 30, 2023

Beauty Planet Association: Driving Iran’s Mangrove Restoration Through Local Community Efforts

In the heart of the MENA-region (Middle East and North Africa), Iran is one of the most vulnerable ...

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December 23, 2022

Delegation from Plant-for-the-Planet at the COP15 in Montréal, Canada

The 15th Conference of Parties for biodiversity meeting takes place in Canada’s lovely French city of Montréal from ...

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December 19, 2022

Bulindi Chimpanzee and Community Project: Restoring Ecosystems in Uganda and Harmony Between Wild Chimpanzees and Local Communities

Loss of forest cover and biodiversity can often bring conflict between humans and wildlife if left unaddressed. This ...

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November 30, 2022

Our outreach at COP27 in Egypt

The 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) took place ...

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November 18, 2022

What the children and youth have been telling governments since 2010: The 3-Point-Plan to Save our Future

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) Sixth Assessment Report has confirmed once again: To mitigate the climate ...

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October 19, 2022

Indigenous People Driving Restoration of Ancestral Rainforest and Agroforestry in the Philippines

One of the most striking things among all the projects interviewed in the past months on this blog ...