"One of the founding leaders of The Green Belt Movement…"
One of the founding leaders of The Green Belt Movement in Kenya. This astonishing woman has received the Nobel Peace Prize for her work and this is her autobiography. Absolutely fantastic reading - read it in one go! She describes her family background and education, then her projects which include environmental issues, human rights, and women's rights. She should be as well known and as respected as Nelson Mandela.
Only disappointing part was the amount of acronymns, and name dropping in at the end, when I would have found her perspective on her situation more interesting.Read moreLess