Ramya Gopalan seeks out creative ways to finance essential development projects.
Maisa Rojas teaches about and researches how climate change is altering life on earth.
Miki Wali fights for the rights – including climate rights –
of transgender people in
Fiji and beyond.
Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim ensures the voices and needs of indigenous people in Chad and beyond are heard.
Oladosu Adenike organizes people across Nigeria to
push for strong climate
Constance Okolett builds the resiliency of women in rural Uganda through adapted agricultural practices, cleaner cooking, and access to education.
Jamila Bargach brings an unexpected water source to people in Morocco’s dry, mountainous Maghreb region.
Annisa Hasanah creates games that inspire kids to take on climate change.
Aruna Chandrasekhar uses storytelling and investigative reporting to expose the harms done to India’s environment and its people.
Albina Ruiz develops national environmental policy and educational programs, while turning garbage into profits for the poorest communities in Peru.
Monica Araya is creating a fossil fuel free Costa Rica through clean technologies, such as renewable energy and electric mobility.
Ursula Rakova is leading the relocation of the Carteret Islands' peoples due to sea
level rise, while also creating sustainable livelihoods
for their community.