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Greenpeace staff member wins alternative Nobel Prize by Chuck Baclagon
October 13, 2009, 8:39 am
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The Democratic Republic of the — We are thrilled to announce that one of our staff members, René Ngongo, has today been named a recipient of the 2009 Right Livelihood award.

Inspired man, inspiring action

René Ngongo has been working closely with Greenpeace to save the Congo Basin Forests (the second largest tropical forest after the Amazon) since 2004, first in his capacity as head of OCEAN and now as Political Advisor for Greenpeace Africa when he led the opening of our first office in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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