Ceremony for Beloved Africa Prize Laureate Wangari Muta Maathai in NYC

November 9, 2011

Professor Wangari Muta Maathai, Nobel Peace Prize winner, Hunger Project Africa Prize Laureate and founder of the Green Belt Movement, passed away on September 26, 2011 in Nairobi, Kenya. An open ceremony celebrating her life will be held in New York City next Monday, November 14th.

Read our public condolences at the time of Professor Maathai’s passing here.
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