The Goldman Environmental Prize

Olga Speranskaya, Moscow, Russia: Russian scientist Olga Speranskaya transformed the NGO community in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia into a potent, participatory force working to identify and eliminate the Soviet legacy of toxic chemicals in the environment.

News and Current Campaigns

Coalitions and community-to-community support Many of GAIA’s members are national or regional coalitions that bring together local groups working on zero waste communities, stopping incineration,a...
Destiny Watford wins 2016 Goldman Prize for defeat... Destiny Watford is one of six activists honored today with the Goldman Environmental Prize at a ceremony in the San Francisco Opera House. "In a co...
Darjeeling: Two Sides of the Mountain – Forest Far... For zero waste and ecological justice to be positive, liberating forces, we need to replace the colonial infrastructure and the colonial mindsets that...
Filipinos Tell Canada to Re-Import Botched Garbage... A woman holds a placard calling the Canadian government to take back the 50 container vans of illegally-shipped wastes to the Philippines. (Photo:...