The 1st Festival of 1 Million Trees


The 1 Million Trees Association (1MTA) in partnership with the City of Montpellier launched the 1st Festival 1 Million Trees in France, as part of Montpellier Cité Jardins.

It occurred on 21 & 24 March 2018 in Montpellier, in memory of Colette Lassere Savio and the Children of the world.



  • to raise public awareness of the issues related to climate change, preservation and the valorisation of trees and forests (through educational workshops).

  • plant 1 Million Trees in France, from 21 March 2018 to 21 March 2020.

  • fight against global warming.

  • preserve biodiversity.

  • support reforestation projects in France and around the world.

  • participate in the safeguarding of our planet to leave a better world for the children of tomorrow.

  • to create the Nurseries of Humanity throughout five continents.



The City of Montpellier was the first to answer the call of the 1 Million Trees Association and successfully planted 1000 trees on 21 & 24 March 2018. The City is committed to repeating this every year.