User:Tobias1984/List of Goldman Environmental Prize winners

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AustraliaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Bob Brown former Australian Greens politician, medical doctor, environmentalist 1944-12-27 Oberon politician
physician
environmentalist
English Sydney Medical School
University of Sydney
Australia
Eileen Kampakuta Brown Australian aboriginal elder and activist 1938-01-01 politician Australia
Eileen Wani Wingfield Australian activist environmentalist Australia
Jacqui Katona Australian activist 1966 activist Australia
John Sinclair Australian environmentalist 1939-07-13 Maryborough environmentalist English Australia
Wendy Bowman Australian environmentalist 1934 Sydney environmentalist
farmer
Australia
Yvonne Margarula Australian environmentalist 2000s Northern Territory activist
environmentalist
Australia


BrazilEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Carlos Alberto Ricardo Brazilian environmentalist environmentalist Brazil
Marina Silva Brazilian environmentalist and politician 1958-02-08 Rio Branco politician
trade unionist
environmentalist
Portuguese Universidade Federal do Acre Brazil
Tarcisio Feitosa da Silva Environmental activist environmentalist Brazil


CambodiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Leng Ouch Cambodia
Tuy Sereivathana Cambodian environmentalist 1970 environmentalist Cambodia


CanadaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Colleen McCrory Canadian environmental activist 1949 New Denver environmentalist Canada
Marilyn Baptiste Canadian activist and politician 1901s activist
politician
English Canada
Matthew Coon Come Chief of the Assembly of First Nations 1956 Mistissini politician McGill University
Trent University
Canada
Norma Kassi Canadian politician 1954-04-10 Aklavik politician
environmentalist
Canada
Sophia Rabliauskas Canadian environmentalist environmentalist Canada


ColombiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Berito Kuwaru'wa Colombian environmentalist environmentalist Colombia
Francia Márquez Afro-Colombian activist 1982 Suárez human rights activist
activist
University of Santiago de Cali Colombia
Juan Mayr Colombian diplomat 1952-05-27 Bogota photographer
diplomat
environmentalist
politician
painter
Colombia
Libia Grueso Colombian activist 1965-06-04 Buenaventura writer
activist
Spanish Pontifical Xavierian University
University of Valle
Colombia
Nohra Padilla Colombian environmentalist 1901s Colombia environmentalist Colombia


Democratic Republic of the CongoEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Corneille Ewango Congolese environmentalist environmentalist Wageningen University & Research Democratic Republic of the Congo
Rodrigue Mugaruka Katembo Park ranger, activist, Goldman Environmental Prize winner 1976 Katana park ranger
politician
activist
environmentalist
military personnel
Democratic Republic of the Congo


EcuadorEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Luis Macas Ecuadorian politician 1950-06-03 Saraguro politician
lawyer
Central University of Ecuador
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador
Ecuador
Luis Yanza Cofán environmental activist from Ecuador, president and co-founder of the Amazon Defense Front 1962 Gualaceo Canton politician
environmentalist
Ecuador
Pablo Fajardo Cofán environmental activist and lawyer from Ecuador 2000s lawyer
environmentalist
Ecuador


El SalvadorEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Francisco Pineda environmentalist 1967 San Isidro environmentalist
agronomist
Spanish El Salvador
Ricardo Navarro Salvadoran engineer engineer Spanish El Salvador


FranceEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Christine Jean French activist and biologist 1957 Nantes biologist French France
Claire Nouvian French political activist, journalist and television producer 1974-03-19 Bordeaux writer
television producer
documentarian
politician
film director
activist
French France


GermanyEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Heffa Schücking German environmentalist 1959 environmentalist
politician
German Germany
Ursula Sladek German Entrepreneur 1946 Mühlheim am Main businessperson German Germany


GhanaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Nat Quansah Ghanaian botanist botanist Ghana
Rudolf Nsorwine Amenga-Etego Ghanian lawyer/environmentalist 1958-12-17 lawyer
environmentalist
University of Ghana
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
Ghana School of Law
Ghana


GreeceEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Giorgos Catsadorakis Greek biologist 1958 biologist Greece
Myrsini Malakou Greek biologist biologist Greek Greece


HaitiEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Jean Wiener Haitian marine biologist marine biologist Haiti
Jean-Baptiste Chavannes Jean-Baptiste Chavannes is a Haitian agonomist. 1947 Haiti agronomist
politician
Haiti


HondurasEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Berta Cáceres Honduran environmental activist 1973-03-04
1972-03-04
1971-03-04
La Esperanza environmentalist
activist
civil rights advocate
feminist
indigenous leader of the Americas
human rights activist
Spanish Honduras
Jorge Varela Honduran environmentalist environmentalist Honduras
José Andrés Tamayo Cortez Honduran environmentalist 1958 environmentalist Honduras


IndiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Champa Devi Shukla Indian activist Bhopal politician
activist
human rights activist
India
Mahesh Chandra Mehta Indian lawyer 1946 lawyer India
Medha Patkar social service 1954-12-01 Mangalore social worker Tata Institute of Social Sciences India
Prafulla Samantara Indian social worker 1951-05-01 Ganjam district social worker Odia India
Ramesh Agrawal Indian environmentalist environmentalist India
Rashida Bee Indian activist 1956 politician
activist
human rights activist
India


IndonesiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Aleta Baun Indonesian environmentalist 1966-03-16 Indonesia environmentalist Indonesia
Loir Botor Dingit Indonesian environmentalist 1901s environmentalist Indonesia
Prigi Arisandi environmentalist 1976 environmentalist Indonesia
Rudi Putra biologist and environmentalist from Indonesian 1977 Indonesia biologist
environmentalist
Bogor Agricultural University Indonesia
Yosepha Alomang Indonesian environmentalist 1940 environmentalist Indonesia
Yuyun Ismawati Indonesian environmental engineer and an environmental activist 1964 environmental engineer
environmentalist
Indonesia


ItalyEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Anna Giordano Italian activist 1965 Messina ornithologist
environmentalist
Italy
Rossano Ercolini Italian environmental activist 1955-05-07 Capannori teacher
environmentalist
Italy


JapanEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Hirofumi Yamashita Japanese ichthyologist and environmentalist 1934-02-19 Nagasaki Prefecture politician
environmentalist
ichthyologist
Japanese Kōchi University Japan
Yoichi Kuroda Japanese environmentalist 1954 politician
environmentalist
Japanese Japan


KenyaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Ikal Angelei Kenyan environmentalist 1950s Kitale politician
environmentalist
Kenya
Michael Werikhe Kenyan conservationist 1956-05-25 Mombasa scientist
conservationist
Kenya
Phyllis Omido Kenyan environmentalist 1978 Kenya environmentalist University of Nairobi Kenya


LiberiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Alexander Louis Peal Liberian forester forester Liberia
Silas Kpanan'Ayoung Siakor Liberian activist 1970 Liberia activist Liberia


MexicoEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Edwin Bustillos Mexican agricultural engineer 1964-05-16 engineer
farmer
ecologist
Mexico
Isidro Baldenegro López Mexican environmentalist 1966 Sierra Madre Occidental environmentalist
ecologist
Mexico
Jesús León Santos Mexican environmentalist politician
environmentalist
Mexico
Rodolfo Montiel Flores Mexican environmantalist politician
environmentalist
Mexico


MyanmarEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Ka Hsaw Wa Burmese democracy activist and political prisoner 1970 human rights activist Myanmar
Myint Zaw Burmese journalist and activist journalist
environmentalist
Myanmar


NamibiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Garth Owen-Smith Namibian artist 1944 artist Namibia
Margaret Jacobsohn Namibian environmentalist 1950s Pretoria environmentalist Namibia


New ZealandEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Bernard Martin New Zealand politician 1882 England politician
trade unionist
New Zealand
Bill Ballantine New Zealand marine biologist 1937-04-15 Leicester biologist
marine biologist
university teacher
Downing College
Queen Mary University of London
New Zealand
Cath Wallace environmental activist 1952 Hamilton university teacher
environmentalist
New Zealand


NigeriaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Ken Saro-Wiwa Nigerian activist 1941-10-10 Bori, Rivers writer
poet
screenwriter
activist
English
Khana
University of Ibadan
Government College Umuahia
Nigeria
Odigha Odigha Nigerian environmentalist politician
environmentalist
Nigeria


ParaguayEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Elias Diaz Peña Paraguayan environmentalist politician
environmentalist
Paraguay
Oscar Rivas Paraguayan environmentalist politician
environmentalist
Paraguay


People's Republic of ChinaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Dai Qing Chinese activist and journalist 1941-01-08 Chongqing journalist
activist
writer
environmentalist
Chinese Harvard University People's Republic of China
Ma Jun Chinese environmentalist 1968-05-22 Qingdao environmentalist
investigative journalism
journalist
People's Republic of China
Yu Xiaogang Chinese engineer & environmentalist politician
engineer
environmentalist
Nanjing University
University of Florida
People's Republic of China


PeruEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Evaristo Nugkuag Peruvian activist 1950 Peru politician
environmentalist
Peru
Julio Cusurichi Palacios Peruvian environmentalist 1971 politician
environmentalist
Spanish Peru
María Elena Foronda Farro Peruvian sociologist 1959-01-04 sociologist
politician
environmentalist
Spanish Universidad "Inca Garcilaso de la Vega"
Autonomous University of Juarez
Peru
Máxima Acuña Peruvian subsistence farmer and environmentalist 1970 Peru activist
environmentalist
farmer
Peru
Ruth Buendía Mestoquiari Goldman Environmental Prize recipient 1977 environmentalist
pacifism
Spanish Peru


PhilippinesEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Edwin Gariguez Filipino environmentalist 1963-01-05 environmentalist Ateneo de Manila University Philippines
Manny Calonzo Filipino environmentalist environmentalist Philippines
Von Hernandez Filipino environmentalist politician
environmentalist
University of the Philippines
National University of Singapore
Philippines


PolandEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Jadwiga Lopata Polish environmentalist 1950s ecologist
environmentalist
Poland
Małgorzata Górska Polish eviromentalist 1950s Gmina Trzcianne environmentalist
ecologist
Poland


RussiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Dmitry Lisitsyn environmentalist environmentalist Russia
Marina Rikhvanova Russian activist 2000s ecologist
activist
Russia
Olga Speranskaya Russian scientist and environmentalist environmentalist
scientist
Russian
English
Russia
Suren Gazaryan Russian zoologist 1974-07-08 Krasnodar zoologist
chiropterologist
politician
Kuban State University Russia
Sviatoslav Zabelin Russian biologist 1950s Moscow biologist Russian Russia
Vera Mischenko Russian lawyer and environmentalist environmentalist Russia


SlovakiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Michal Kravčík Slovak scientist 1956-02-03 scientist Slovakia
Zuzana Čaputová president of Slovakia 1973-06-21 Bratislava jurist
politician
activist
environmentalist
lawyer
Slovak
Russian
English
Faculty of Law at Comenius University in Bratislava Slovakia
Czechoslovakia


South AfricaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Desmond D'Sa Durban environmental justice activist Durban environmentalist
organizational founder
South Africa
Jonathan Deal South African environmentalist 1958 environmentalist South Africa
Liz McDaid South Africa
Makoma Lekalakala South African activist 1964 activist
environmentalist
South Africa
Sven Peek South African activist environmentalist South Africa


Soviet UnionEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Alexander Nikitin Russian environmentalist 1952-05-16 Okhtyrka conservationist
human rights activist
military personnel
whistleblower
Q4411936 Soviet Union
Russia
Kaisha Atakhanova biologist, social activist of Kazakhstan 1957-07-18 Karaganda biologist
social activist
Karaganda State University Soviet Union
Kazakhstan
Yevgeniya Chirikova Russian environmental activist 1976-11-12 Moscow human rights activist
environmentalist
politician
engineer
entrepreneur
Russian Moscow Aviation Institute Soviet Union
Russia


SurinameEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Hugo Jabini Surinamese environmentalist 1964-08-08 environmentalist
chief officer
politician
Suriname
Wanze Eduards Surinamese environmentalist environmentalist
village head
chief officer
Suriname


SwedenEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Eha Kern Swedish teacher involved in conservation teacher
conservationist
Sweden
Roland Tiensuu student and environmentalist from Sweden student
environmentalist
Sweden


ThailandEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Pisit Charnsnoh Thai environmentalist environmentalist Thailand
Tuenjai Deetes Thai environmentalist 1952-04-08 Bangkok conservationist Thailand


United KingdomEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Emma Must British activist 1966 teacher
activist
United Kingdom
Howard Wood Scottish environmentalist 1954 marine biologist
environmentalist
United Kingdom


United States of AmericaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Alexis Massol-González Puerto Rican environmentalist 1944 Adjuntas engineer
environmentalist
University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez United States of America
Aurora Castillo American environmentalist 1914 environmentalist United States of America
Caroline Cannon American environmentalist environmentalist United States of America
Craig E. Williams American activist military personnel
activist
Eastern Kentucky University United States of America
Destiny Watford American environmentalist <some value> <some value> environmentalist United States of America
Helen Slottje environmental activist 2000s United States of America lawyer
environmentalist
Comenius University in Bratislava United States of America
Hilton Kelley American environmentalist 1960-08-18 Port Arthur environmentalist United States of America
Jane Akre American journalist 1901s journalist United States of America
JoAnn Tall American activist activist United States of America
Jonathon Solomon American politician 1932-03-10 environmentalist
politician
United States of America
Julia Bonds American environmental activist (1952-2011) 1952-08-27 environmentalist United States of America
Kimberly Wasserman American environmentalist environmentalist United States of America
Kory Johnson American environmentalist environmentalist United States of America
LeeAnne Walters American clean water activist 1950s New Jersey environmentalist United States of America
Lois Gibbs American activist 1951-06-25 activist United States of America
Lynn Henning American environmentalist farmer
environmentalist
United States of America
Margie Eugene-Richard American environmentalist 1941 environmentalist United States of America
Maria Gunnoe American environmentalist 1968 environmentalist United States of America
Mark Lopez United States of America
Paul Alan Cox American ethnobotanist 1953 Salt Lake City botanist
anthropologist
ethnobotanist
English Harvard University
Brigham Young University
United States of America
Rosa Hilda Ramos Puerto Rican environmentalist environmentalist United States of America
Samuel LaBudde American biologist biologist United States of America
Sarah James American environmentalist 1946 politician
environmentalist
United States of America
Steve Wilson American journalist 1901s journalist United States of America
Terri Swearingen American environmentalist environmentalist United States of America


ZambiaEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Hammerskjoeld Simwinga Zambian environmentalist 1964-11-17 environmentalist Zambia
Nick Carter Zambian environmentalist 1901s environmentalist Zambia


MiscEdit

Name description date of birth place of birth occupation languages spoken, written or signed educated at country of citizenship image
Albena Simeonova Bulgarian environmentalist 1964 conservationist Bulgaria
Andrew Simmons Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Anne Kajir Papua New Guinean environmentalist 1974 lawyer
environmentalist
Papua New Guinea
Atherton Martin Dominican environmentalist environmentalist Dominica
Azzam Alwash Iraqi engineer 1958 Kut hydraulic engineer
environmentalist
California State University
University of Southern California
Iraq
Bruno Van Peteghem New Caledonian environmentalist New Caledonia environmentalist New Caledonia
Choi Yul South Korean activist, environmentalist 1949-01-19 Daegu environmentalist
activist
South Korea
Demetrio do Amaral de Carvalho environmentalist 1966 Portuguese Timor ecologist
politician
environmentalist
East Timor
Edward Loure Tanzania
Eugène Rutagarama Rwandan environmentalist environmentalist Rwanda
Fatima Jibrell Somali environmentalist, conservationist, humanitarian 1947-12-30 Sanaag Region conservationist
humanitarian
environmentalist
Damascus University
University of Connecticut
Somalia
Feliciano dos Santos Mozambican musician musician Mozambique
Fuiono Senio Savai'i chief and environmentalist environmentalist Samoa
Harrison Ngau Laing Malaysian politician 1959 politician Malaysia
Humberto Ríos Labrada environmentalist scientist
environmentalist
Cuba
Ignace Schops environmentalist 1964 Heusden-Zolder conservationist
environmentalist
Dutch Belgium
Janet Gibson Belizean biologist 2000s Belize biologist
zoologist
Belize
János Vargha Hungarian biologist 1949 biologist University of Szeged Hungary
Jean La Rose Guyanese environmentalist environmentalist Guyana
Jeton Anjain Marshallese politician 1933-03-25 Jaluit Atoll civil servant
politician
Marshall Islands
Juan Pablo Orrego Chilean environmentalist 1949 musician
activist
environmentalist
politician
Chile
Khanh Nguy Thi Vietnam
Laila Iskander Egyptian social entrepreneur and politician 1949 Minya politician Columbia University
University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Education
Teachers College
Egypt
Luis Jorge Rivera Herrera environmental activist from Puerto Rico environmentalist Puerto Rico
Manana Kochladze Georgian environmentalist 1972 environmentalist Georgia
Marc Ona environmentalist environmentalist Gabon
Ndyakira Amooti Ugandan environmental journalist 1955 journalist
children's writer
environmentalist
Uganda
Noah Idechong Palauan Islander, Expert Fisherman and Political Leader. fisher
politician
Palau
Olya Melen Ukrainian activist and lawyer 1980-01-03 Lviv lawyer
activist
Lviv University Ukraine
Oral Ataniyazova Uzbekistani environmentalist environmentalist Uzbekistan
Orri Vigfússon Icelandic environmentalist 1942-07-10 Reykjavík politician
environmentalist
Iceland
Oscar Olivera Bolivian activist 1955-01-10 Bolivia trade unionist Spanish Bolivia
Pedro Arrojo-Agudo Spanish physicist 1951-04-13 Madrid physicist
politician
Spanish University of Zaragoza Spain
Randall Arauz environmentalist environmentalist Costa Rica
Raoul du Toit environmentalist environmentalist
Rizwana Hasan Bangladeshi writer 1968-01-15 Dhaka author
lawyer
University of Dhaka Bangladesh
Pakistan
Rodrigo Tot Guatemala agriculture expert 1958 farmer Guatemala
Samuel Nguiffo Cameroonian lawyer lawyer Cameroon
Sofia Gatica Argentine environmentalist 1967 Argentina environmentalist Argentina
Stephanie Danielle Roth campaigner 1970 ecologist
activist
Thuli Brilliance Makama Environmental attorney 1950s lawyer
environmentalist
Eswatini
Tsetsegee Munkhbayar Mongolian environmentalist environmentalist Mongolia
Uroš Macerl organic farmer and environmental activist from Slovenia 1968-07-04 Zagorje ob Savi farmer
environmentalist
Slovenia
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Wadja Egnankou Ivorian environmentalist scientist
environmentalist
Ivory Coast
Wangari Muta Maathai Kenyan environmental and political activist 1940-04-01 Nyeri biologist
teacher
veterinarian
politician
environmentalist
political activist
English
Swahili
Gikuyu
Loreto High School, Limuru
Benedictine College
University of Pittsburgh
University of Giessen
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
University of Nairobi
Kenya Colony
Kenya
Willie Corduff Irish environmentalist 1953 farmer
environmentalist
Ireland
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