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Global Voices - Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai

Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai
How does the simple act of planting trees lead to winning the Nobel Peace Prize? Ask Wangari Maathai of Kenya. In 1977, she suggested rural women plant trees to address problems stemming from a degraded environment. Under her leadership, their tree-planting grew into a nationwide movement to...
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365060299/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false How does the simple act of planting trees lead to winning the Nobel Peace Prize? Ask Wangari Maathai of Kenya. In 1977, she suggested rural women plant trees to address problems stemming from a degraded environment. Under her leadership, their tree-planting grew into a nationwide movement to... /episodes/get/9947 /episode/9947 Global Voices: Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai /episode-player/9947
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