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Best Green International Celebrity : Supermodel Gisele Bündchen

December 11, 2011
Gisele Bündchen was named ‘Best Green International Celebrity’ at this year’s Green Awards at a ceremony at the National History Museum in London.Gisele is also on top of the list of highest earning supermodel of this year by Forbes.

The 31 year old Brazilian supermodel who has preciously starred in campaigns for labels such as Dolce & Gabbana, Valentino and Versace is also involved in numerous environmental campaigns.

The supermodel was honored with the Best Green International Celebrity award after beating Spanish actor and musician Miguel Bose and former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney.

She became a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in 2009 and has supported numerous environmental initiatives such as the Drop of Water Movement (Movimento Gota D’Agua), which aims to prevent the construction of the Bel Monte Dam in Brazil, a dam which campaigners claim will destroy large swathes of the Amazonian rainforest.

Gisele also used her celebrity to promote awareness of this year’s World Environmental Day on June.

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