Commitment to Action

Raising Environmentally Passionate Future Generations

Commitment by

World Forum Foundation

In 2009, the World Forum Foundation committed to facilitate the 'Raising Environmentally Passionate Future Generations' project in which over 700 adults committed to the environment would contribute 140,000 hours to re-connect children with nature
As of April 2011, the Foundation has connected 225,000 young children with nature by successfully training Community Teams in 30 nations to implement projects, including national conferences, community forums, and public policy initiatives. It has also lead successful fundraising initiatives to support the work of its campaigns in target communities throughout the world.

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Commitment

Raising Environmentally Passionate Future Generations

Launched

2009

Est. Duration

7 Years

Estimated Total Value

$12,350,000

Region

Latin America & Caribbean, Asia, Oceania, Europe

Countries

ARGENTINA, ARMENIA, Australia, AUSTRIA, BANGLADESH, BELIZE, BOLIVIA, BRAZIL, CHINA, COLOMBIA

Commitment by

World Forum Foundation

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Exchange Press, Inc., National Association for the Education of Young Children, North American Association for Environmental Education, IBM, National Environmental Education Foundation, Arbor Day Foundation, Consultative Group on Early Childhood Care and Development, National Wildlife Federation, Dimensions Educational Research Foundation, International Paper Company, Lakeshore Learning Materials, Fundacion Cultural Yucatan, International Federation of Landscape Architects, The Conservation Fund, The Nature Conservancy, International Child Resource Institute, American Society of Landscape Architects, U.S. Forest Service