eastern Africa

Remembering Wangari Maathai

Environmentalist Wangari Maathai, founder of the Greenbelt Movement and the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, has died at the age of 71. We remember her life and accomplishments.

Remembering Wangari Maathai

Environmentalist Wangari Maathai, founder of the Greenbelt Movement and the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, has died at the age of 71. We remember her life and accomplishments.