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Girl Scouts activists win forest heroes award for challenging organization on sustainability via @mongabay

Girl Scouts activists win forest heroes award for challenging organization on sustainability via @mongabay

Girl Scouts activists win forest heroes award for challenging organization on sustainability mongabay.com February 10, 2012 UNFF Director Jan McAlpine with winners Paulo Adario, Rhiannon Tomtishen, Madison Vorva, Paul Nzegha Mzeka, Shigeatsu Hatakeyama, and Anatoly Lebedev. Courtesy of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) The United Nations on Thursday honored five "Forest Heroes" for their contributions toward protecting forests. Winners of the Forest Heroes Awards included individuals from five regions: Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and Central and South America. The youngest winners were Rhiannon Tomtishen and Madison Vorva, two Girl Scouts who challenged their organization for its use of palm oil in Girl Scout cookies . By highlighting deforestation and threats to endangered species like orangutans from oil palm plantations, Tomtishen and Vorva catalyzed a...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0210-forest_heroes_award.html

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