President receives members of the ‘Easy Treesie’ project and Crann, for a tree presentation to mark National Tree Day

Thu 1st Oct, 2020 | 10:30
location: (Dublin) Áras an Uachtaráin

(Dublin) Áras an Uachtaráin

Thursday, 01st October, 2020

President receives members of the ‘Easy Treesie’ project and Crann, for a tree presentation to mark National Tree Day

To mark National Tree Day 2020, President Higgins received members of the ‘Easy Treesie’ project and Crann at Áras an Uachtaráin.

President Higgins is Patron of Crann – Trees for Ireland. The organisation’s “Easy Treesie” project aims to encourage Ireland’s school children to plant a million trees, as part of the UNESCO-backed world trillion tree project, “Plant-for-the-Planet”.

To date, Crann – Trees for Ireland, working with Science Foundation Ireland and Coillte, has helped to plant 100,000 native saplings all over the country.

 

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