Date: 6 months ago   Category: Science

Winners of an alternative Nobel Prize are called


Representatives of Saudi Arabia, Guatemala, Australia and Burkina Faso became owners of awards. Delivery of the prestigious award "For the Correct Way of Life" from Right Livelihood Award Foundation fund which is also called an analog of the Nobel Prize has taken place. This year representatives of Saudi Arabia, Guatemala, Australia and Burkina Faso became winners. Writes Deutsche Welle about it. The ceremony of delivery was held the day before. Owners of an award, a monetary prize, lawyers Iwan Velasquez and Thelma Aldana from Guatemala became not predusmartivayushchy. Their activity has been directed to fight against corruption in higher levels of the country. The owner of a reward and title of the winner the farmer from Burkina Faso Yaqub Savadogo has received. Have awarded him for fight against distribution of deserts in Africa for what he was nicknamed "the person constraining the desert". The farmer has received the sum of 96 thousand euros. One more reward was earned by the Australian agronomist who has invented a way successfully to grow up the wood in desert and semidesertic regions. Representatives of Saudi Arabia this year have got awards for the first time in the history. Three human rights activists Waleed Abu al-Hair, Mohammad Fahad al Kahtani and Abdullah of al-Hamid became winners. The award of Right Livelihood Award Foundation fund has been founded in 1980. Her fund is regularly replenished due to donations and amounts about 313 thousand euros today. Earlier it was reported that Haruki Murakami has refused the nomination on an alternative Nobel Prize. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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