Goldman Prize

April 24, 2016

09:00

Mombasa, Kenya

Goldman Award Prize Africa-Miss Phyllis Omido

Award Winner from Africa

After learning her own breast milk was making her baby sick—and realizing her child wasn’t the only one suffering from lead poisoning—Phyllis Omido galvanized the community in Mombasa to shut down the smelter that was exposing people to dangerous chemicals

2015 Goldman Prize Recipient Africa