Berta Caceres 2015 Goldman Environmental Award Recipient
27/01/2015. Gualcarque River, Intibucá, Honduras.
Berta Caceres in the Rio Blanco region of western Honduras where she, COPINH (the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras) and the people of Rio Blanco have maintained a two year struggle to halt construction on the Agua Zarca Hydroelectric project, that poses grave threats to local environment, river and indigenous Lenca people from the region. She gathered with members of COPINH and Rio Blanco during a meeting remembering community members killed during the two year struggle.
Material de la activista hondureña asesinada Berta Cáceres cedido por Global Witness
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