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Mayan Beekeeper Leydy Pech Awarded ‘Green Nobel Prize’ for Environmental Activism

Virginia Isaad
Leydy Pech is a 55-year-old Mayan beekeeper from the state of Campeche in Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula who was honored this year with the Goldman Environmental Prize — known as the Green Nobel Prize — which is given to grassroots environmental...