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Empowering Grassroots Women to do Business in Maragua, Muranga County

February 11, 2014

The Green Belt Movement Bamboo pilot project in partnership with Waterstone, Norway  has a general long term goal of promoting the planting of indigenous bamboo in Kenya for its conservation value and economic potential benefit to local community and the society at large. 

$10,000 Scholarship to be Awarded to Environmentally Minded NYC Public School Students

January 7, 2014

Dr. Wangari Maathai Award for Civic Participation in Sustainability officially began accepting nominations for 2014. The award for New York City high school students was inaugurated last year by the New York Restoration Project, with support from The Rockefeller Foundation, the Bette Midler Family Trust, NYC Parks, and the Municipal Art Society.