The Cleanest Line

Kate Ross

Kate Ross leads International Rivers’ involvement in the campaign to stop dams in Chilean Patagonia as a member of the Patagonia Defense Council, a coalition of more than 70 organizations in Chile and internationally fighting the proposed dams on the Baker and Pascua Rivers. For more than 25 years International Rivers has been at the heart of the global struggle to protect rivers and the rights of people who depend on them. In February 2013 International Rivers won the prestigious MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions.