Una escuela, un árbol, un gesto para la Naturaleza

La Ola Verde en las noticias

News agencies around the world are covering stories about The Green Wave. This year, you will be able to find out which schools and media organisations are participating by viewing the 2009 map. Please send a copy of any news stories to greenwave@cbd.int. Here are some examples of news coverage in 2008.Malaysia

  • Pinoy youth ride The Green Wave – 17.07.2008 The Green Wave, a multi-year tree-planting campaign for children and youth, is catching on in the Philippines and the rest of South-East Asia, the Asean Centre for Biodiversity has said. » Read the full article

The Philippines

  • EU and ASEAN Ambassadors to the Philippines Join Green Wave  – 03.10.2008 Ambassadors of European Union (EU) countries and Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) took a break from their diplomatic duties on September 30 to plant Apitong trees in Mount Makiling, Philippines. The tree planting activity was part of the global Green Wave campaign of the Convention on Biological Diversity and the EU-ASEAN Ambassadors’ Day to celebrate the 3rd founding anniversary of the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB). » Read the full article 
  • Ride The Green Wave! – 27.07.2008 The SCBD recently launched The Green Wave, a multi-year tree-planting campaign for children and youth around the world leading up to 2010, the International Year of Biodiversity. » Read the full article


  • Schoolchildren join Green Wave - 24.05.2008 Children from schools all over Mahe planted fruit trees at English River School on Wednesday to mark International Day for Biological Diversity. » Read the full article