Alfred Brownell Current Affairs, GK & News
Alfred Brownell from Liberia, an environmental lawyer and activist, has been awarded the prestigious 2019 Goldman Environmental Prize for exposing alleged abuse by the palm oil company Golden Veroleum Liberia and helping to prevent it from converting about 50 km2 of forest that is home to elephants, pygmy hippopotamuses and chimpanzees into palm oil plantations. ..
Topics: Activists • Alfred Brownell • Ana Colovic Lesoska • Bayarjargal Agvaantseren • Environmentalists • Goldman Environmental Prize • Jacqueline Evans • Linda Garcia • Natural environment • Palm oil • Pygmy hippopotamus
Six grassroots environmental activists from around the world received prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize 2019. They were honored at award ceremony held at San Francisco Opera House in California, US where Al Gore former US Vice President and environmental activist presented keynote address. Goldman Environmental Prize 2019 winners Linda Garcia of US, rallied local communities to ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Alberto Curamil • Alfred Brownell • Ana Colovic Lesoska • Awards • Bayarjargal Agvaantseren • Goldman Environmental Prize 2019 • Green Nobel Prize • Jacqueline Evans • Linda Garcia • Persons in News • United States