An internationally renowned expert in climate change and health, Dr. Harper’s award-winning research has advanced community-led approaches, bringing local voices, experiences, and priorities into international decision-making about climate change. Dr. Harper has been actively engaged with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and has advised the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) on climate change topics.
The 2021 Prize
All 2021 awardees received an original piece of art by scientific photographer Karl Gaff who specializes in microscopy art. Sherilee Harper received ‘Sticks of Fire Plant’.
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