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Green Clothes for the Yellow Dragon

Japan’s leading desert agriculturist who applied his knowledge to China and organized thousands of Japanese volunteers to plant trees, alongside Chinese volunteers, as part of his Project Green Hope.

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Written By

Russell Molina

Illustrated By

Mariano Ching

Synopsis

Japan’s leading desert agriculturist who applied his knowledge to China and organized thousands of Japanese volunteers to plant trees, alongside Chinese volunteers, as part of his Project Green Hope.

SEIEI TOYAMA received the 2003 Ramon Magsaysay Award for Peace and International Understanding. The board of trustees recognizes his twenty-year crusade to green the deserts of China in a spirit of solidarity and peace.

Learnings for Children

Bayanihan
Community Spirit
Care for Environment

Genre

Biographies

Length

16

Pages

Size

8 x 10

Inches

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This series is partnership project of The Bookmark, Inc. and Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation to bring inspiring stories of real-life heroism to children all over the world, so that they may grow in their love of country, compassion for their fellowmen, and perserverance to achieve worthwhile goals anchored on strong personal values.

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