Plant-for-the-Planet

This project plants more than 20 different native tree species on its own planting site on the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. The tropical climate offers ideal growing conditions and trees will bind CO2 more quickly by growing faster than in temperate regions.

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Impact

Social impact

Provides local people with fair paid jobs.

Environmental impact

Creates healthy native forests & combats climate change and biodiversity loss.

Economic impact

Increases the local employment rate.

Goals of the project

"Stop talking. Start planting." The projects goal is to plant one trillion trees in order to win more time in our battle against the climate crisis. For every planted tree, 1 € also goes into funding the Plant-for-the-Planet Children Academies which empower children to become ambassadors for climate justice.

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Learn more about the project in this video from the planting sites

Benefits of planting with Plant-for-the-Planet

Receive regular information on the reforestation.
Download a tree certificate for every tree.
Get access to the project’s picture collection.

Here are the UN Sustainable Development goals recognised by the Plant-For-the-Planet projects:

End poverty in all its forms everywhere.

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.

Where are the trees planted?