A career in public service Rodrigue Katembo, 41, is a Congolese park ranger who grew up during the turbulent years following the country’s independence from Belgium.
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Rodrigue Mugaruka Katembo - 2017 Goldman Prize Recipient

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"When I am on patrol in Upemba National Park and I see the wildlife; they know we are their guardians."

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Watch the 2017 #GoldmanPrize ceremony in full and discover ways to take action on behalf of this year's recipients here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Throughout the 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize ceremony on Monday April 24, we will be sharing filters using the hashtag #GoldmanPrize to build momentum and capture key moments from each of our recipients.

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Congratulations to mark! Lopez, Rodrigo Tot, Uroš Macerl, Wendy Bowman, Prafulla Samantara and Rodrigue Katembo!
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Introducing the 2017 Goldman Prize Winners

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Watch the 2016 Prize winners in action on KQED from Wednesday next week

New Environmentalists|From Peru to Tanzania

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Prize winner Kimberly Wasserman closed two coal plants and put a community park in their place.

The New York Times explores what this means for the city of Chicago.
Prize winner Kimberly Wasserman closed two coal plants and put a community

In Chicago and Philadelphia, the Difference a Park Makes

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Powerful words from Asháninka leader Ruth Buendía.
Powerful words from Asháninka leader Ruth Buendía
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Before we announce the next winners of the world's largest award for environmental activism, we look back at almost three decades of honoring grassroots leaders.
Before we announce the next winners of the worlds largest award for

In Photos — A History of Celebrating Environmental Activism

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LISTEN to Destiny Watford recount her and Free Your Voice Group's environmental justice victory.
LISTEN to Destiny Watford recount her and Free Your Voice Groups environmental

Teen activist blocks incinerator - Yale Climate Connections

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"We all have a stake in the air we breathe."

Another win for Destiny Watford on World Health Day!
"We all have a stake in the air we breathe"

Meet Glamour's 2017 College Women of the Year

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Wonderful to see Zuzana Čaputová continue her work, ensuring Slovakia's citizens have a say in development projects that affect their home.
Wonderful to see Zuzana Čaputová continue her work ensuring Slovakias citizens have

Goldman Prize Winner Zuzana Caputova is Newest ELAW Fellow | ELAW

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Join our nominating organization, Rainforest Action Network and help protect what Prize winner and biologist Rudi Putra calls 'the last place on earth'.

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On International Day for Mining Awareness, send a message of support to show your solidarity with mining activist Francisco Pineda. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Tune into our livestreams to watch six heroes being awarded the #GoldmanPrize on Monday April 24! [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Last week El Salvador became the first country to ban all metal mining. Read about the activist who helped make this historic decision a reality. [ Bit.ly Link ]

More about the ban courtesy of MiningWatch Canada. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Last week El Salvador became the first country to ban all metal
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