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Vandana Shiva is a formally trained physicist, a philosopher, environmental activist, and ecofeminist. Currently based in Delhi, she has authored more than 20 books and over 500 papers in leading scientific and technical journals. She is one of the leaders and board members of the International Forum on Globalization, and a figure of the global solidarity movement known as the alter-globalization movement. She is a member of the scientific committee of the Foundation IDEAS, Spain’s Socialist Party’s think tank, and was awarded the Right Livelihood Award in 1993.
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