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  • Goldman Prize Winners Call for Immediate Release of Jailed Russian Activist
    July 21, 2014
    In his acceptance speech at the 2014 Goldman Prize ceremony, Prize winner Suren Gazaryan told the story of his colleague Evgeny Vitishko, an environmental activist from Russia who was sentenced to three years in a penal colony for his role in exposing illegal construction in a national forest and speaking openly about the environmental impact of the Sochi Olympic Games' construction.
  • Recent Arrests Highlight Extent of Civil Society Repression in Swaziland
    July 16, 2014
    Government crackdowns on civil society groups have surged in recent years, an alarming trend impacting many Goldman Prize winners around the globe. 2010 Goldman Prize winner Thuli Makama knows first-hand how difficult it is to effectively operate in a country where civil society is repressed.

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