Wangari Maathai an author, activist, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, environmentalist, and founder of The Greenbelt Movement.
Wangari Maathai was the first woman in East and Central Africa to earn a doctorate degree. She had many other firsts in her lifetime and her legacy continues. Here are some links of interest:
Dr. Wangari Maathai is an amazing role model for people anywhere in the world.
“When we plant trees, we plant the seeds of peace and hope,” – Wangari Maathai