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2013

UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Award Ceremony


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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Press Conference


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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Policy Leadership
[co-winner]

Janez Potocnik
Slovenia

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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Policy Leadership [co-winner]

Izabella Teixeira
Brazil

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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Science & Innovation

Veerabhadran Ramanathan
USA/India

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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Entrepreneurial Vision [co-winner]

Brian McClendon
Google Earth
USA

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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Entrepreneurial Vision [co-winner]

Jack Dangermond
Environmental Systems Research Institute
USA

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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Inspiration & Action [co-winner]

Carlo Petrini
Founder of Slow Food
Italy

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UNEP Champions of the Earth 2013
Inspiration & Action [co-winner]

Martha Isabel Ruiz Corzo
Community-Based Conservation Advocate
Mexico

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2012

UNEP Champions of the Earth 2012
Award Ceremony
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President Tsakhia Elbegdorj
Mongolia
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Dr. Sander van der Leeuw
Netherlands/United States
 
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Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber
CEO and MD, Masdar
UAE 
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Mr. Fábio C. Barbosa
CEO, Abril S.A. 
Brazil 

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Dr. Bertrand Piccard, 
Scientist-Explorer and Founder, Solar Impulse Program 
Switzerland
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Samson Parashina 
Kenya
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2011

President Calderon accepts UNEP's Award
Mexican president, Felipe Calderon, accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Champions of the Earth award ceremony
Watch highlights of the 2011 the Champions of the Earth award ceremony. This years winners are President Felipe Calderon (Mexico) for Policy Leadership; Dr. Olga Speranskaya (Russia) for Science & Innovation; Mr. Zhang Yue (China) for Entrepreneurial Vision; and Mr. Louis Palmer (Switzerland) and Ms. Angélique Kidjo (Benin) for Inspiration & Action. 
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Angélique Kidjo accepts UNEP's Award
Angélique Kidjo accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Louis Palmer accepts UNEP's Award
Louis Palmer accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Dr. Olga Speranskaya  accepts UNEP's Award
Dr. Olga Speranskaya accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Zhang Yue accepts UNEP's Award
Zhang Yue accepts UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award in a speech at the American National Museum, New York.
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Young Kee Kim, Executive Vice President of LG Electronics
Young Kee Kim at UNEP's Champions of the Earth Award at the American National Museum, New York.
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Quotes

Brian McClendon, USA
Champion of the Earth 2013 - Entrepreneurial Vision

Technology has evolved so quickly and there's so much that can be changed by taking the power of computers and applying it to problems that have been vexing humanity forever.


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