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Irene Pfister wins the international Environmental Award “Grand Prix Terre de femmes 2009” in Paris

As winner of the Swiss environmental award of the “Fondation Yves Rocher”, Irene Pfister had the chance to join the international Award of the Environment “Foundation Yves Rocher” that took place in the Institut de France.

Irene Pfister wins international award!


Today, the winner of the international award “Terre de femmes 2009” hs been nominated in the Institute de France in Paris. The representative from Switzerland – Irene Pfister – won the first prize. The international prize is given to one of the winners of the national awards and is awarded with a € 10,000.

The Fondation Yves Rocher is a foundation under the umbrella of the “Institut de France”. The aim of the Environment Foundation is the conservation and protection of nature. In numerous projects committed to improving the environmental foundation of the French cosmetics manufacturer Yves Rocher worldwide specifically for the environment.

During a moving ceremony Irene Pfister had the opportunity to present the Foundation Green Ethiopia and it’s activities. With great pleasure, she could receive the price and countless congratulations. During the following aperitif, the Foundation could be presented in more detail and many new, interesting contacts could be established.

Trophée des Femmes