Woven Travels / Environmental Conservation

Celebrating the legacy and vision of Kenya's late Nobel Prize Winner, Wangari Maathai

Wangari Maathai

Wangari Maathai was the founder of the Green Belt Movement, an environmental non-governmental organization focused on the planting of trees, environmental conservation, and women's rights. In 1986, she was awarded the Right Livelihood Award and in 2004, she became the first African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for "her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace"

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