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June 3, 2019
Five future super foods

Following the theme of the International Day of Biological Diversity, here is an article from the BBC about five future super foods that we could start eating to help the planet…. cactus cake anyone?! We are already eating plenty of seaweed. These five foods come from a list of 50 ‘future foods’ made by Knorr […]

 
May 28, 2019
GTT 5th Anniversary!! 💚 💚 💚

Green Teen Team was proud to celebrate the fifth anniversary this week! Theodora has come a long way from from opening the first project, Chelonia in 2014, at Parco Natura Viva near Verona in Italy, to speaking at the World Association of  Zoos and Aquariums annual conference in Bangkok, Thailand in 2018! We look forward […]

 
May 22, 2019
International Day of Biological Diversity

The other special day is the International Day of Biological Diversity, 22nd May, the theme this year, Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health. This message from the Convention on Biological Diversity is super important as whilst we are worrying about the weather and why it keeps changing, the decline in species is accelerating and this […]

 
May 20, 2019
World Bee Day 🐝 🐝 🐝

Two special days this month, first World Bee Day, set by the United Nations. To raise awareness of the importance of pollinators, (of which bees top the charts) the threats they face and their contribution to sustainable development. We celebrate on May 20th as this date coincides with the birthday of Anton Janša, who in […]

 
April 12, 2019
New GTT Ambassador!!

We are happy to introduce Alyssa from Virginia, USA, as a new GTT Ambassador. Check out Alyssa’s Instagram page @alyssasbees Read what Alyssa says on her supporters stories page here

 
April 5, 2019
Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle sign up page!

    Thank you very much for your interest in Green Teen team. We hope you enjoyed the presentation day on the 5th April. Please fill in the form below to receive more information about the GTT Youth Forum this summer!! If you have any special questions, please write them in the message box, thanks […]

 
March 29, 2019
#fridaysforfuture

This is taken directly from the Fridays For Future website…. we have not edited it, we think they say what they are doing in the best way…. FridaysForFuture What is Fridays For Future? #FridaysforFuture is a peoples movement following the call from @GretaThunberg to school strike. Why are kids striking? School children are required to […]

 
March 13, 2019
If the insects go….

Why insect populations are plummeting—and why it matters A new study suggests that 40 percent of insect species are in decline, a sobering finding that has jarred researchers worldwide. Read more here …. at Nat Geo   Watch this short clip from the BBC on how we can help….  

 
February 3, 2019
The Ship of Tolerance

GTT is very happy to be able to share the The Ship of Tolerance. This is an amazing art project created by leading contemporary artists Ilya and Emilia Kabakov with the objective of building bridges and fostering dialogue between cultures. GTT relates the journey of the ship as each destination The Ship of Tolerance visits, […]