Events

The fourth Wangari Maathai memorial

September 25, 2015 - 10:00AM
Freedom Corner, Uhuru Park

September 25, 2015 marks the fourth memorial anniversary of Professor Wangari Maathai passing.  

Wangari Maathai Memorial Lecture 2015

June 16, 2015 - 07:00PM
197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

Green Belt Movement International- Europe is pleased to announce the Third Annual Wangari Maathai Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, June 16th to be held at St James Piccadilly Church.  The annual event, in honour of Green Belt Movement founder and 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Professor Wangari Maathai, will build upon Professor’s lifework and project her legacy for future forest conservation.

Celebrating Nobel Laureate Professor Wangari Muta Maathai: Her Legacy Continues

May 15, 2015 - 01:30PM
2nd Floor of the Church Center for the UN at 777 United Nations Plaza (East 44th St. and First Ave.)

Celebrating Nobel Laureate Professor Wangari Muta Maathai: Her Legacy Continues

Management of the Ecological Crisis in Kenya symposium

March 5, 2015 - 04:30PM
St. Paul’s University Kenya

Green Belt Movement (GBM) today attended a symposium on the Management of the Ecological Crisis in Kenya at St. Paul’s University Kenya; our Executive Director Aisha Karanja was the keynote speaker at the event.

Empowering Women for Sustainable Natural Resource Management: Women and Environment Forum 2015

March 4, 2015 - 08:30AM

In collaboration with the African Union Commission (AUC), the Government of Kenya, the Green Belt Movement (GBM) and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) will host a day-long Women and Environment Forum to explore the multiple dimensions of gender and natural resource management.

Invitation to Wangari Maathai Day 2015

March 3, 2015 - 08:30AM
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Headquarters Nairobi

In recognition of the work of the late Nobel Laureate Professor Wangari Maathai, the African Union (AU) designated the 3rd of March, every year, as Wangari Maathai Day (WMD) to be observed in conjunction with Africa Environmental Day (AED). 

2014 Annual Review Workshop at Lang’ata Training Centre

February 19, 2015 - 10:00AM
Lang’ata Training Centre

Green Belt Movement (GBM) held its 2014 Annual Review at Lang’ata Training Centre on 19th and 20th February 2015.