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Celebrating the life and legacy of Wangari Maathai

Mmah, Otobong (2021) Celebrating the life and legacy of Wangari Maathai. Africa at LSE (30 Jul 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

The whitewashing of the environmental movement means tremendous achievements are overlooked in the global South. Pioneering activists such as the Kenyan thinker and organiser Wangari Maathai have had a profound impact on the shape of environmentalism globally and our understanding of what can be achieved to create healthier and more sustainable livelihoods. We reflect on her legacy and why it remains so important.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CT Biography
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2021 10:36
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2021 10:36
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111625

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