About United Earth
United Earth is a not for profit non-governmental organization which recognizes and promotes environmental leadership and humanitarian excellence worldwide. Founded in 1974 by Claes Nobel, descendent of Nobel Prize creator Dr. Alfred Nobel, UNITED EARTH focuses global efforts, resources and programs on an unprecedented challenge: uniting the people and nations of Earth in forging our collective, sustainable future.
Inspired by the legacy of his uncle and by the 1972 United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, Claes Nobel is a man of vision who is able to see new solutions to age-old world problems. For three decades Claes Nobel has crossed borders, ideologies and societal differences, bringing people together to address common environmental issues.