Category Archives : 1000.New Caledonia

Dewe Gorode (New Caledonia)

 “To release stress, I love to return to my Rivermouth village on the coast. I work in the fields, growing yams, vegetables and flowers.” Poet, teacher, politician – Déwé Gorodé is a leading independence activist in the French Pacific territory of Kanaky/New Caledonia. For over 30 years, Déwé has contributed to peace building and self-determination: […]



Mayana Zatz (Brazil)

“For having worked with people that suffer because of severe diseases, my values have changed a great deal. I learned that peace, harmony and health are the most important things in life.” Mayana Zatz (1947) is an international reference in the study of human genetics. With around 200 scientific essays published in international magazines, she […]