Green Peace


Several schools in the whole world was invited by LEAF program (Learning About Forests program) and by ENO (Environmental Online) to plant trees on September 21, Tree Day and UN World Peace Day. Over 5.000 schools in 150 countries were expected to participate on this day. The planting supervised by the organizations began at Oceania, then Asia, Europe and Africa, ending with the American Continent.

The participating schools received a certificate and the actions that were carried out in several countries will be posted on the organization website www.leaf-international.org.

Last year, students of 5.000 schools in 127 countries planted 300.000 trees on this day. The LEAF program works with educational programs concerning the role of the forests to achieve sustainability, besides being part of the nonprofit organization Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), based in Denmark. 2238 *Barbara Pettres.JPG




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