Equator Prize Award Ceremony Lauds Indigenous Peoples' Central Role in Climate Change Fight (allAfrica.com)

In the midst of Paris climate negotiations, UN Development Programme (UNDP) chief Helen Clark and actor and activist Alec Baldwin hosted the Equator Prize 2015 award ceremony this week to recognize the perseverance of Indigenous Peoples and local communities in 19 countries worldwide, whose efforts are helping to tackle climate change and protect the environment. The…