MISSION

To advance the legacy of Prof. Wangari Maathai by nurturing a culture of purpose and integrity that inspires courageous leadership

VISION (+5 YEARS )

By 2020 we have created a vibrant forum focused on children and youth that educates, empowers, and engages them to grow into responsible citizens.

STRATEGIC PRIORITIES

Inspiring today children to become tomorrow leaders.

Inspiring courageous leadership in youth.

A center for reflection, inspiration and action.

CORE VALUES

Integrity

Courage

Life of Purpose

Relevance & Responsiveness

About The Wangari Maathai Foundation

The mission of the Wangari Maathai Foundation is to advance the legacy of Wangari Maathai by nurturing a culture of purpose and integrity that inspires courageous leadership.  The vision is that by 2020 we will have created a vibrant forum focused on children and youth that educates, empowers, and engages them to grow into responsible citizens.

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About Wangari Maathai

Professor Maathai was internationally acknowledged for her struggle for democracy, human rights, and environmental conservation, She received numerous local & international awards, founded the Green Belt Movement and was the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate.

#mylittlething

Wangari’s little thing was planting trees, and she believed that if all of us had a little thing, then together, we could make the world a better place.