2011 Laureates

Policy Leadership

President Felipe Calderón
Mexico
Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Science & Innovation

Dr. Olga Speranskaya
Russia

Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Entrepreneurial Vision

Zhang Yue
Chairman and Founder, BROAD Group (China)

Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Inspiration & Action [co-winner]

Louis Palmer
Switzerland

Biography | Video | Acceptance Speech

Inspiration & Action [co-winner],

Angélique Kidjo
Benin

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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