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Kenya & Wangari Maathai: Taking Root

Clip: Season 10 Episode 19 | 7m 47s

This educational module from the Women's Empowerment Curriculum examines how Kenya’s history as a colonized nation has contributed to their challenges with deforestation. Identify how this environmental degradation is related to other social, political and economic problems that affect the country’s marginalized citizens.

Aired: 03/14/13

Rating: NR

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