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Kenyan tree-planting frenzy: 100 million seedlings sow hope for climate action

Nairobi, 13 November 2023 – Kenyans joyfully seized the opportunity of a special holiday to plant 100 million trees, aligning with the government’s ambitious plan of 15 billion trees within a decade.

Environment Minister Soipan Tuya praised the initiative, empowering every Kenyan to contribute.

Each citizen is urged to plant a minimum of two seedlings, fostering the nation’s collective effort against climate change.

The government, distributing 150 million seedlings for free, also encourages personal planting on private lands.

The ‘Jaza Miti’ app facilitates on …

Source video: Down To Earth on YouTube

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Source: bbc.com

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