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Mar 26, 2013

Planting trees to celebrate Women's Day

Women planting trees Int. Women
Women planting trees Int. Women's Day

The reforestation efforts in both of our villages, still has widespread community support! As part of the celebration for International Women’s Day on March 8, 2013 a group tree planting has become an integral part of celebrations in the villages.

The fact that tree planting has become a tradition and is not just seen as a one-time Zahana inspired event, illustrates for us how successful this approach has been. In addition to tree planting by the women of the villages (as seen in the photos), they also had a parade and traditional dancers with drumming. In the village of Fiarenana the women’s soccer club played a soccer game.

Ihanta and Markus

Woman planting a tree
Woman planting a tree
Planting a tree
Planting a tree
Celebrating at the communal clean water system
Celebrating at the communal clean water system
Women
Women's soccer team
Girl Planting a tree for International Women
Girl Planting a tree for International Women's Day

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Organization

Zahana

Antananarivo, Capital, Madagascar
http://zahana.org

Project Leader

Markus Faigle

Volunteer
Honolulu, HI United States

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