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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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March – June 2013 Update

Mada Mission March 2013 In March the ALT UK Director was independently contracted to visit Madagascar to provide Technical Advice for the adaptation of the citizen engagement component of the EU funded national elections communications campaign,  delivered by ALT Mg … Continue reading

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