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    Angelou Ezeilo: Greening Youth Foundation

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    By creating the first viable, sustainable and scalable alternative to the existing nuclear power production system, Julien Noé is helping transform the existing electricity market in France. Julien’s grassroots cooperative model incentivizes citizens to rethink their consumption practices and offers a real boost to the country’s renewable energy production capacity.

    The global food supply chain is broken. Low-cost food is subsidized through a process of externalizing costs that serves only the largest multinational organizations and creates negative environmental and social impacts. Small producers around the world are seeing their way of living jeopardized. Consumers find it harder and harder to know about the source and nutrition of the foods they buy.

    In many wildlife-protected areas in Uganda, communities and wildlife are sharing habitats, living closer and interdependent lives than ever before. Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka is linking Uganda's wildlife management and rural public health programs to create common resources that benefit both people and animals.

    At the beginning of the 1990s, Roberto Epple became one of the major actors of a campaign to preserve the River Loire, the last wild river in Europe, causing the French government to abdicate and preventing the constructing a series of large dams along its course. Based on this successful experience, Roberto created a “River Parliament”—a European network of local and national citizen organizations willing to work together.

    A Fellow Success Story: Saving Wetlands and Returning Land to the Landless

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    A tidal wetland conservation movement in Bangladesh is creating fundamental change in government policy that challenges the country’s very powerful

    Fin de la pêche en eaux profondes : la victoire de Claire Nouvian (Bloom), femme des grands fonds

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    "Les faits - La décision prise par l’Union européenne le 30 juin entre en vigueur ce jeudi : la réglementation interdit

    In Memory of Orri Vigfusson, Who Saved the North Atlantic’s Salmon

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    The global Ashoka community deeply mourns the loss of Icelandic Fellow Orri Vigfússon

    Germán co-founded the Environmental South Association in 2007 to actively and respectfully reconnect people with nature in the rapidly urbanized cities in Patagonia. Through urbanization, younger generations of Argentinians are separated from a variety of natural environments. With an absence of lakes, parks, and forests there is a disconnect that has formed between the youth and the natural environment, which include plants and animals within them.