Green Cross Sweden takes part in Wangari Maathai tribute

Green Cross Sweden President Tonia Moya (pictured right) joined a high-level tribute on 27 March for the late Professor Wangari Maathai. The event was held at the Kew Royal Botanic Gardens in London and keynote speakers included HRH Prince Charles and Mary Robinson, the first woman President of Ireland (pictured left). A tree was planted at Kew Gardens to honor the life and legacy of Wangari Maathai, the Nobel Peace Prize winning environmentalist from Kenya. Also representing Sweden was Jakob von Uexkull, founder of Right Livelihood Award.

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