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Planting of Rotary Club of Amman West Forest

A forest planted to reduce the carbon footprint of Rotarians & promoting international understanding

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On January 11, 2014 Rotary Clubs of Amman West, Wangen Isny Leutkirch & other Rotary Clubs in Jordan, Rotaract & Interact clubs of Amman West launched a project to plant a forest of Deciduous Oak trees (the Jordanian National Tree) in the Berain Area in Jordan as part Al-Shajarah Association Forest (Jordan). Initially starting with the planting of 500 trees in the area, the clubs hope to receive further funding to expand the project. The project comes as part of an initiative to counter the act of desertification, reduce the carbon footprint of different Rotarians while promoting international cooperation, understanding & peace. The project will continue for the years to come as the forest expands.

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Community, International, New Generations, Community economic development

Jordan

12 September 2013

30 June 2014

Project Funding

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Community needs, project impact, and sustainability

Community assessment: How the project team learned about the community’s needs

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Project impact: How the project will help the community after the project ends

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Sustainability: How the benefits of the project will continue afterward

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    Carying the tree sapling for planting
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    the start
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    Planting Process
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    A briefing on planing process
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    Carying the tree sapling for planting .. families joined
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    Planting Process
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    A group photo at the entrance
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    Rotaractors and Interactors participated
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    All Rotarians and Friends start their day
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    Planting process
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Engagement Tracker

Total volunteer hours
305
Hours
Number of volunteers
45
People
Total cash contributions
14,000
USD
Total in-kind contributions
4,000
USD