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The ‘Inexperienced Nobel Prize’ introduced its winners

Eco warriors who triumphed in David and Goliath battles with oil giants, coal companies and beef producers have been amongst these honoured by a prestigious award this week.

The Goldman environmental prize – dubbed the ‘Inexperienced Nobel prize’ – was based in 1989 to have a good time activists scoring wins for the planet. Many earlier winners have change into authorities officers, heads of state and NGO leaders.

This yr’s recipients embody Mbuthuma and Sinegugu Zukulu (pictured), who helped halt damaging seismic testing for oil and fuel off South Africa’s Japanese Cape (as reported in a earlier ‘what went proper’).

The opposite winners have been: Alok Shukla, who saved 445,000 acres of forests in Indian from coal mining; Murrawah Maroochy Johnson, who halted a damaging coal mine in Queensland, Australia; Teresa Vicente, who helped rescue Europe’s largest saltwater lagoon; Andrea Vidaurre, who pushed California, US, to cut back transport emissions; and Marcel Gomes, whose investigative reporting prevented beef linked to deforestation from being bought in Europe. 

“These great grassroots leaders refused to be complacent within the face of adversity, or to be cowed by highly effective firms and governments,” stated John Goldman, president of the Goldman Environmental Basis. “Collectively, they’re a collective drive – and a rising international motion – that’s breathtaking and stuffed with hope.” 

Picture: Goldman environmental prize 

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