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July 5, 2021
Help 100,000 Children’s Voices to be heard at COP26

VotesforSchools is a UK based award-winning platform that creates weekly resources to give students a voice on the issues that affect them the most. Each week, thousands of 5-18 year olds vote on a proposed question, and have the opportunity to comment with their thoughts and feelings. Then, we take their voices to politicians, companies, […]

 
June 30, 2021
Plastic Free July 2021!

    Take The Challenge here!   What you can do? The Plastic Free July website has some great tips to help you reduce your plastic waste. The good news is, anyone can get involved. You can start out small, or really challenge yourself! Click the image below to download your Challenge Choices! Plastic Free […]

 
June 25, 2021
St Louis School x Project Rousseau

Year 13 students from St Louis High School in Milan, Italy, have started the SLS x PR Legacy Project! The Y13 students began with the Arts Initiative and the Year 12 students have started planning the Exchange Initiative. The first fundraiser to help these initiatives was held in the penultimate week of the school term, […]

 
June 8, 2021
World Ocean Day

#DYK only 7% of our ocean is currently protected, yet scientists say we need to safeguard at least 30%?๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒŠ Just like national parks help protect animals and habitats on land, marine protected areas help safeguard areas of the ocean and marine animals ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ‹๐Ÿฌ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿก๐Ÿ ๐Ÿฆญ Even when at home you can still celebrate the ocean and help […]

 
May 22, 2021

This is the time of year we usually celebrate the anniversary of the founding of GTT in 2014. This is the second year we have put the celebrations on hold but we still celebrate International Biodiversity Day. The United Nations has proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and […]

 
May 8, 2021
Guiltless Plastic

GTT is proud to be part of the Guiltless Plastic Project!!   PLASTIC IS NOT GUILTY. ABUSE AND MISUSE ARE THE REAL PROBLEMS. WE NEED TO CHANGE OUR HABITS! ROSSANA ORLANDI WITH THE INTERNATIONAL PROJECT WANTS TO ENGAGE THE DESIGN WORLD TO GIVE NEW LIFE TO USED PLASTIC AND WASTE EXPLORING THEIR ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES OF […]

 
April 15, 2021
Urban Ecology Project

We had a great virtual meeting with May and Virginia of the Urban Ecology Project, programme director Chris Widmaier and Tom Snyder Director of Programming and Conservation Action from Seneca Park Zoo.   The Urban Ecology Project was started in 2017 in Rochester, New York, USA, in response to the lack of diversity in the […]

 
March 31, 2021
Green on Green Fundraiser

In March 2021, GTT members devised a fundraiser to raise money to help @purplecommunityfund to provide support for their students who have been on lockdown since Spring of 2020. Many of them live in very small spaces and do not have access to the online lessons because they do not have mobile telephones or tablets. […]

 
March 16, 2021
Children in the Wilderness Otjinungua clinic

We are very happy to have been able to support (at the last minute) a Children in the Wilderness Otjinungua clinic in the Kunene region. This is related to the school in the Mariennfluss Conservancy area where we supported the building of the Eco Garden. The closest town Opuwo is roughly 340km from the area […]