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wangari.jpg In December 1999, UNESCO Courier was talking to Wangari Muta Maathai, 2004 Nobel Peace Prize

"If you want to save the environment you should protect the people first", such is the message of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Kenyan environmental campaigner Wangari Muta Maathai.

Read more about the ever more pertinent ideas of the founder of the Green Belt Movement, which has planted 30 million trees since 1977, in an interview published by The UNESCO Courier in December 1999.

  • Wangari Muta Maathai : Kenya's Green Militant, The UNESCO Courier, December 1999

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    Publication Date 08 Oct 2004
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