Nurturing The Leaders of Tomorrow
The Wangari Maathai Foundation is inspiring courageous and responsible leadership in children by partnering with schools to teach social emotional skills.READ MORE
Celebrating Wangari’s 80th Birthday
In 2020, Professor Wangari Maathai, the late Kenyan environmentalist and 2004 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, would have turned 80 years old.READ MORE
Doing Her Best to Make a Difference
Mary’s determination to share stories of Professor Maathai’s courage is inspired by Wangari’s tenacity and fearlessness to fight for what she believed in, without fear of retribution.READ MORE
Announcing Our Winners.
In response to the novel Coronavirus Disease, we launched the UnsungHeroes campaign to our “En-courage” constituency. This campaign aims to discover young people helping their community at this time of crisis through acts of courage, resilience, empathy, and integrity.READ MORE
Save Our Green Spaces
Let us together demonstrate leadership, courage, and unity in enhancing appreciation and protection of green spaces for all. Let us commit to a green and resilient future.READ MORE
Wangari’s Daughter Shares Her Story.
We celebrated Earth Day in April. How I miss celebrating this day with you! I remember you always made us plant something… anything!READ MORE