Roeland Lelieveld, founder of Africa Wood Grow, has won the Simon Jelsma Award!

A jury of Oxfam Novib consisting of Sander Tideman, Margriet Schreuders, Farah Karimi and Erik Bos awarded the Simon Jelsma Award this afternoon to Roeland for his great work in Africa. Roeland was merited for his enthousiasm in land restoration and the creation of resilient local communities by farming and planting food forests. Watch the video of the award.

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