Author Archives: Yvonne Orengo

Brussels Book Launch – May 2016

Also on Monday 23rd May, the  ALT Director, Yvonne Orengo, participated in the launch of the FoE book “Why Women Will Save The Planet” at the offices of Friends of the Earth Europe (FoEE), co-hosted by the European Women’s Lobby (EWL). … Continue reading

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Connecting the Environment and the EU – Brussels, May 2016

On Monday 234rd May Tony Long, ALT Trustee and Senior Expert at Global Governance Institute, participated in a Policy Forum about the environment and climate change in relation to the EU referendum and Brexit. The Policy Forum provided an opportunity to debate a … Continue reading

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ALT donated Library makes its way from CEL Anosy to CURA Ambovombe

Andrew Lees Trust was delighted to see the delivery of over 400 books to the University in Ambovombe (CURA) in the region of Androy 0n the 9th March 2016. Nearly twenty years ago ALT sent these books to help form … Continue reading

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‘Why Women Will Save The Planet’ – ALT joins FoE advocacy on gender equality

On November 24th Friends of the Earth UK (FoE) realised one of its Big Ideas projects with the publication of ‘Why Women Will Save The Planet’ (Zed books). The book contains contributions from academics, researchers and practitioners and argues that … Continue reading

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Reinforcing Bonds with Friends of the Earth

March 6th 2015 An event was hosted by Friends of the Earth to mark the anniversary of the death of Andrew Lees in Madagascar twenty years ago. Over 50 friends, family, journalists and former colleagues of Andrew met to celebrate … Continue reading

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Solidarity with our Local Partner : Libanona Ecology Centre

This February 2015 has seen another special event at Libanona – the launch of the Association of Friends of Libanona Ecology Centre (Centre Ecologique Libanona, CEL). The CEL was the very first project supported by Andrew Lees Trust. Funds, books and … Continue reading

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Celebrating Andrew’s Life and Legacy

Remembering why Andrew went to Madagascar This year we continue to mark the anniversary of Andrew’s untimely death in Petriky forest in Madagascar and to reflect on Andrew’s environmental campaigning work and his empowering approach to community activism. On the … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary

ANDREW LEES TRUST – TWENTY YEARS ON  This year the Trust celebrates twenty years of charitable work and remembers Andrew Lees’s passing in Madagascar on December 31st 1994  Andrew Lees (1949-1994) Andrew Lees Trust – The History When news of Andrew’s … Continue reading

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September 2014

It has been some time since our last news update  – apologies and thank you for your understanding. We hope this latest post will catch up our supporters about what we have been doing to assist the development of our … Continue reading

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December 2013 Update

ALT Mg has been continuing to develop its VVD radio project for good governance with technical and fundraising support from the Andrew Lees Trust…  ALT Mg’s training of radio journalists 2013   VVD Training for Journalists in the South  In the last … Continue reading

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