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Berta Cáceres
Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores

(1973-03-04)4 March 1973
Died 3 March 2016(2016-03-03) (aged 42)
La Esperanza, Honduras
Cause of death Homicide
Nationality Honduran
Occupation Environmentalist
Years active 1993–2016
Known for Goldman Prize

Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores (4 March 1973 – 3 March 2016) was a Honduran environmental activist and indigenous leader of the Lenca people. She was co-founder and coordinator of the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH). She won the Goldman Environmental Prize in 2015.

Cáceres was killed in her home in La Esperanza, Honduras. She was killed by armed intruders, after years of threats against her life. She was aged 42.

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