Friday, March 10, 2006
By: Kemunto Namunyak
DECORAH, Iowa – The 18th Annual 2006 Nobel Peace Forum got underway today at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. 2004 Nobel Peace prize winner, Wangari Maathai of Kenya is the honored guest. This year’s conference is honoring her work sustaining the environment.
The two day conference also features former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Secretary in the Bush administration and former governor of New Jersey, Christine Todd Whitman.
Updates from the Mshale team which is at the forum will be forthcoming later today.