Isidro Baldenegro Lopez
Isidro Baldenegro Lopez was a farmer and community leader of Mexico’s indigenous Tarahumara people in the country’s Sierra Madre mountain region. He spent much of his life defending old growth forests from devastating logging in a region torn by violence, corruption and drug-trafficking. Isidro Baldenegro Lopez was a recepient of the 2005 Goldman Prize. He was assassinated in January 2017.