Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile, is UN Environment Champion of the Earth 2017, for outstanding leadership in creating marine protected areas and boosting renewable energy.
Award-winning filmmaker, Jeff Orlowski, is UN Environment Champion of the Earth for his achievements in sending powerful environmental messages to a global audience.
Mobike is UN Environment Champion of the Earth for Entrepreneurial Vision for exploring market-driven solutions to air pollution and climate change.
Wang Wenbiao, Chairman of Elion Resources Group, is UN Environment Champion of the Earth 2017 for Lifetime Achievement.
Saihanba Afforestation Community is UN Environment Champion of the Earth 2017 for transforming degraded land into a lush paradise.
Paul A. Newman & NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center are UN Environment Champions of the Earth for Science and Innovation and their outstanding contributions to the Montreal Protocol – which has phased out 99 per cent of ozone-depleting substances and led to the healing of the ozone layer.
UN Environment congratulates MASEN, the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy, awarded the 2016 Champion of the Earth in the Entrepreneurial Vision category.
UN Environment congratulates Leyla Acaroglu, awarded the 2016 Champion of the Earth in the Science and Innovation category.
UN Environment congratulates Afroz Shah, awarded the 2016 Champion of the Earth in the Inspiration and Action category.
What makes a UNEP Champion of the Earth? UNEP Goodwill Ambassador Gisele Bündchen tells us.