Indigenous Peoples SDG HEROES

Wisdom Keepers of Our Earth

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples SDG HEROES as guardians of ancient wisdom for people and the Earth.

Below are the Winners of the Equator Prize 2017.

Equator Initiative

 The Equator Initiative brings together the United Nations, governments, civil society, businesses and grassroots organizations to recognize and advance local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities. 

Indigenous Equator Prize Winners 2017, United Nations Development Program.

Earth Day 50th Anniversary 

April will kick off the largest environmental movement in history. All people of the world are called to rise in unprecedented collective voice and action on Earth Day 2020, and ongoing through Decade of Action 2020-2030.

Maldete (Benki) da Silva Pianco, Amona River, Brasil.

Moises Piyako, Amona River, Brasil.

Naila Rizvi, Balistan Wildlife, Pakistan

Ghulam Mohammad, Balistan Wildlife, Pakistan.

Yakagi Kuikuro Mehinaku, Terra Indigena Xingu, Brasil.

Iankulua Kaiabi Suia,

Terra Indigena Xingu, Brasil.

Nomba Ganamé,

Mali Elephant Project, Mali.

Aoua Cherif Doumbia, Mali Elephant Project, Mali.

Kristian Sauyai, Raja Ampat Homestay, Indonesia.

Stefani Arwakon, Raja Ampat Homestay, Indonesia.

Shida Magunda Nyenyo, Kuruwitu Conservation & Welfare Assocation, Kenya.

Katana Ngala,Kuruwitu Conservation & Welfare Association, Kenya.

Josphat Mwamba Mtwana, Mikoko Pamoja, Kenya. 

Afusa Mohamed Zuga, Mikoko Pamoja, Kenya. 

Silvia Cecilia Quilumbango Flores, DECOIN, Ecuador. 

Carlos Zorrilla, DECOIN, Ecuador

Kamal Shivling Kumbhar, Swayan Shikshan Prayog, India.

Godavari Bhimashankar Dange, Swayam Shikshan Prayog, India.

Naseem Babasaheb Shaikh,

Swayan Shikshan Prayog, India.

Baktiyar Sadak, Zhassyl Abuk, Kazakhstan. 

Lazzat Sarsenbekova, Zhassyl Azyk, Kazakhstan. 

Cecilia Ramirez, AIRES, Guatemala. 

Gilberta Lopez, AIRES, Guatemala.

Novia Sagita, Yayasan Planet, Indonesia.

Desnawaty Uten, Yayasan Planet, Indonesia.

Adalid Tomé, FETRIPH, Honduras.

Gladis Hernández, FETRIPH, Honduras.

Rattanaporn Jaengjaidee, Mangrove Conservation Baan Bang La, Thailand.

Pichet Pandam, Mangrove Conservation Baan Bang La, Thailand. 

Conway Young, CBSWG, Belize.

Doria Rahburn, CBSWG, Belize.

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