UN Leaders, Together With Actor and Activist Alec Baldwin, Announce Equator Prize 2015 Winners [press release] (allAfrica.com)

Leaders from the United Nations joined Academy Award-nominated actor and activist Alec Baldwin to announce the 21 winning initiatives of this year’s Equator Prize, an international award that recognizes outstanding community efforts to reduce poverty, protect nature and strengthen resilience in the face of climate change. The winners include a Brazilian indigenous group that inspired the…