#Women4Multilateralism is a project initiated by the Delegation of
the European Union and the Permanent Mission of Gabon in Geneva

#Women4Multilateralism is a project initiated by the Delegation of the European Union and the Permanent Mission of Gabon in Geneva

Wangari Maathai

Kenya

Environmental activist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate

Wangari Maathai was a Kenyan politician and environmental activist who was awarded as the first black African women the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004. She was the founder of the Green Belt Movement, a grassroots organization focusing on poverty reduction and environmental conservation.

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