23 Apr '18, 3pm

Meet the winners of the 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize

Meet the winners of the 2018 Goldman Environmental Prize

This year’s winners include activists who built a coalition to stop the South African government’s “secret” $76 billion nuclear deal with Russia; a former journalist and filmmaker whose advocacy campaign resulted in a European Union-wide ban on deep-sea bottom trawling; a leader of the Afro-Colombian community who helped stop illegal gold mining; an activist who helped support Vietnam’s transition to more renewable and sustainable energy solutions; a stay-at-home mom who exposed the Flint water crisis in the U.S.; and an environmental activist whose advocacy campaign was instrumental in helping enact lead-safe paint regulations in the Philippines.

Full article: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/04/meet-the-winners-of-the...

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