John Sinclair Association for the Study of Internal Fixation received the Global 500 Roll of Honour award in 1990, and was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 1993.
Born in Maryborough, Queensland, Australia, Sinclair fought for thirty years to protect Fraser Island, and succeeded in stopping logging of the island"s rainforest, and sand mining by multinational corporations.
Officer of the Order of Australia; Goldman Environmental Prize
Honour award; Goldman Environmental Prize
The Goldman Environmental Prize is a prize awar
The Goldman Environmental Prize is a prize awarded annually to grassroots environmental activists, one from each of the world's six geographic regions: Africa, Asia, Europe, Islands and Island Nations, North America, and South and Central America.