2012 Laureates

Policy Leadership

President Tsakhia Elbegdorj
Mongolia
Biography | Video

Science & Innovation

Dr. Sander van der Leeuw
Netherlands/United States

Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Entrepreneurial Vision [co-winner]

Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber
CEO and MD, Masdar
UAE
Biography | Video

Entrepreneurial Vision [co-winner]

Mr. Fábio C. Barbosa
CEO, Abril S.A.
Brazil
Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Inspiration & Action

Dr. Bertrand Piccard,
Scientist-Explorer and Founder, Solar Impulse Program
Switzerland

Biography | Video

Grassroots Initiative

Samson Parashina
Kenya

Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Quotes

Veerabhadran Ramanathan, USA/India
Champion of the Earth 2013 - Science and Innovation

Policymakers across the world are realizing that through cost-effective actions such as reducing methane emissions from natural gas and oil production, major reductions in short-lived climate pollutants can be achieved, with significant add-on benefits for health and food security.


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