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Ruth Buendia Goldman Environmental Prize Awarded In 2014

Ruth Buendia

Ruth Buendia

Award Name : Goldman Environmental Prize

Year of Award : 2014

Award for : Environment

Location : Huánuco, Huanuco, Peru


Ruth Buendia is a Peruvian environmentalist. She belongs to the Asháninka people. From 2005 she served as president of the Asháninka Center of the Ene River. She was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 2014, in particular for her efforts to halt the construction of the planned Pakitzapango hydroelectric dam, which would have affected large parts of the Ene River valley.


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