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When Prof. Won the Nobel: GBM-North America Board Member Mia MacDonald Recalls

September 26, 2011 - 02:30PM
Published by Mia MacDonald

I had the enormous privilege -- and sheer good luck -- to be with Prof. Maathai on an October morning in Kenya nearly seven years ago when she got the news she'd become the 2004 Nobel Peace Laureate. On this day of great sorrow, I thought I'd share my account of that wonderful, happy, historic day, which was published in the Los Angeles Times.