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Inventing Nairobi Audio
SEPTEMBER 2005
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She looked. She listened. And before long Wangari Maathai had launched a campaign to restore balance to Kenya's mountain forests. Her work on behalf of the environment won her the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004, which has given her a stronger voice for change in her native country. Listen to her talk about her journey to environmental awareness, her hopes for Kenya, and the good that can come from empowering the people.



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