Author/Editor: Vandana Shiva
Vandana Shiva is a world-renowned environmental thinker and campaigner, as well as a former physicist, a feminist and a philosopher. She is the author of numerous books and monographs including Soil Not Oil, Water Wars and the co-authored Ecofeminism. In 2010, her first and classic book Staying Alive was re-released for its twentieth anniversary. Vandana is the winner of the 2010 Sydney Peace Prize and in 1993, the Alternative Nobel Peace Prize (the Right Livelihood Award).
Shiva ... has devoted her life to fighting for the rights of the ordinary people of India ... Her fierce intellect and her disarmingly friendly, accessible manner have made her a valuable advocate for people all over the developing world. —Ms. Magazine
2012 Fukuoka Grand Prize Laureate Award
2003 Times magazine's 'Hero for the Planet'
1993 Right Livelihood Award ('the alternative Nobel')
2010 Sydney Peace Prize
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