Global Focus VII – The New Environmentalists: Poland
Will Parrinello, John Antonelli, Tom Dusenbery
(2010, 5 min)
Meet the 2010 Goldman Award winners. These are true environmental heroes who have placed themselves squarely in harm’s way to battle intimidating adversaries, while others are creating partnerships with unlikely allies.
Małgorzata Górska led the fight to protect Poland’s Rospuda Valley, one of Europe’s last true wilderness areas, from a controversial highway project that would have destroyed the region’s sensitive ecosystems.