petra kelly in 1987.
petra karin lehmann
29 november 1947
, allied-occupied germany
|died||1 october 1992 (aged 44)|
member of the german bundestag|
|political party||alliance 90/the greens|
|awards||right livelihood award|
kelly and otto schily
after the 1983 west german federal election
with petra kelly. photographed by
petra karin kelly (29 november 1947 – c. 1 october 1992) was a german green politician and ecofeminist activist. she was a founding member of the german green party, the first green party to rise to prominence both nationally in germany and worldwide. in 1982, she was awarded the right livelihood award for "forging and implementing a new vision uniting ecological concerns with disarmament, social justice and human rights."