The Plant A Million Initiative is a tree planting movement the expanse and ambition to become Africa’s premier example of a “Tree-based Economy”.
The vision of the initiative is to create a “Tree-based Economy’ which will enable the mitigation of climate change with economic benefits for Zambia.
THE PROBLEM WE SEE
Zambia is one of the most deforested countries in Africa, standing at 67%. At a global level, Zambia has been identified as one of the top 10 greenhouse gas emitting countries as a result of deforestation and degradation.
Deforestation is considered one of the priority environmental problems in Zambia and the simplistic conclusion is that “poverty” can be blamed for deforestation.
- 100.000.000 trees planted
- 300,000 jobs created
- Climate change awareness enhanced
- New industries created
- Fruits and value-added products
- Commercial wood processing
Be Part of the Change.
THE CONCEPT OF THE PAMZ PROJECT IS BASED ON THREE PILLARS: EDUCATION, ECONOMY AND ECOLOGY (“E3”) TO PRODUCE AN IMPACT ON PEOPLE, MAKE PROFITS AND PROTECT THE PLANET.
GROWING MONEY FROM TREE