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English: interview linked to the Wikibook Dvelopment Cooperation Handbook

interview by Wilma Massucco

Vandana Shiva (born in 1952, India) is a philosopher, environmental activist, eco feminist, author of several books and of over 300 papers in leading scientific and technical journals.

In 1993, Vandana received the Right Livelihood Award (also known as the 'Alternative Nobel Prize') "...For placing women and ecology at the heart of modern development discourse"

Other awards she has received include the Global 500 Award of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in 1993, and the Earth Day International Award of the United Nations (UN) for her dedicated commitment to the preservation of the planet as demonstrated by her actions, leadership and by setting an example for the rest of the world.

In 2009 she received the Save The World Award and in 2010 she received the Sydney Peace Prize
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