Street Art for Mankind (SAM) is collaborating with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) to amplify the messages of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration , a global effort to reverse climate change and biodiversity loss by 2030, by creating a series of #EcosystemRestorationMurals around the world.
This initiative kicked off in Brussels, with a large 40 meter high “Ecosytem Restoration” mural by artist Lula Goce .
The most recent mural took place in Houston, where artist Martin Ron painted a 16-story high mural, highlighting growing trees as a way to restore local ecosystems and their functions for people and nature.
More murals are planned across the world up to 2030.
ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION by Lula Goce
Avenue Louise 375, Brussels, BelgiumGet Directions
ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION by Martin Ron
Holiday Inn Houston Downtown, an IHG Hotel, Main Street, Downtown Houston, Houston, TX, USAGet Directions
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