Resultados para: wangari
Uma árvore vale mais que sua madeira. Essa simples frase norteou toda a vida da queniana Wangari Mathaai. Ativista ecológica quando o termo ainda nem havia sido inventado, ela lutou para replantar as florestas devastadas de seu amado Quênia. A...
A paperback picture book based on the true story of Wangari Maathai, an environmental and political activist in Kenya and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004. As a young girl growing up in Kenya, Wangari was surrounded by trees. But years later...sob encomenda
Napoli,Donna Jo; Napoli, Donna Jo(9314829)
'Nelson's pictures, a jaw-dropping union of African textiles collaged with oil paintings, brilliantly capture the villagers' clothing and the greening landscape...This is, in a word, stunning.' --KirkusReviews (starred review) 'Nelson's (We Are the...sob encomenda
The hummingbird parable, with origins in the Quechuan people of South America, has become a talisman for environmentalists and activists who are committed to making meaningful change in the world. In this simple yet powerful story, the determined...
Maathai, Wangari; Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas(9842250)
Hummingbirds have long been a symbol of wisdom and courage. In this charming story, a hummingbird makes a valiant effort to put out a raging fire that threatens her forest home trip after trip, her beak is filled each time with just a drop of...
Nascida de pais camponeses numa aldeia quicuia do interior do Quênia em 1940, Wangari faz em sua vida pessoal um percurso semelhante ao do próprio continente, que entrou na modernidade pelas mãos do europeu, mas optou por seguir um caminho...
Penetrating... a 21st century manifesto for Africans, drawing on her own experience as a worldly Kenyan, street-fighting activists, member of parliament and, from 2003-2006, government minister. Her analysis is thorough. She reaches into African...