2016 Laureate, EnvironmentPeru, Born 1984
Laureate Kerstin Forsberg (centre) and her team in their office in Zorritos, Peru.
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Laureate Kerstin Forsberg in Zorritos, Peru.
Fishing boats set out for their early morning catch.
At Puerto Pizarro fishing harbour, Kerstin Forsberg (centre) talks to fishermen about manta ray conservation.
Divers in Forsberg’s team search for manta rays.
The manta ray’s wingspan can reach up to 7 metres and its weight two tonnes.
Photo: ©GettyImage/Martin Strmiska
Laureate Kerstin Forsberg (right) and a colleague prepare to dive on a manta ray search.
Community members in Zorritos, Peru, create a mural to raise awareness of manta ray protection.
Laureate Kerstin Forsberg and school children play games raising awareness of manta ray protection.
Children take part in a street parade to raise awareness of manta rays.
Kerstin Forsberg announces winners of a best manta costume competition at the street parade.
Kerstin Forsberg takes part in a street parade to raise awareness of manta ray protection.
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