PlantAMillion is tree planting initiative that is promoting a tree based economy and sustainable development through local school and community participation.
This initiative focuses on developing the future of Zambia with the full set of skills and know how through the following objectives:
Promoting thought leadership and innovation
Promoting social responsibility
Promoting leadership skills
Promoting children to connect to the world and connect the world to Zambia.
-Setting up nurseries country wide to fill the gap of missing species and exhausted seedlings.
-Raise awareness among the public through media and marketing campaigns.
-Research propagation and growing of indigenous trees.
-Research and promotion of alternative eco livelihoods and charcoal replacement solutions.
-Identify most commercially viable tree species for communities.
-Identify and negotiate frame agreements for agroforestry products for the communities.
-Seal partnership with existing tree planting organisations.
-Partner and grow with existing Zambian owned tree planting entrepreneurs and grow with them.
-Identify and introduce value adding and processing equipment for small to large scale operations.
-Support potential business ventures with acquisition of land for venture
-Lobby for supporting Government policies and regulations.