The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Robert W. Kates
University Professor and Director, Alan Shawn Feinstein World Hunger Program
Providence,Rhode Island 02912 USA
"For his fundamental contributions to the understanding of natural and man-made hazards, global environmental change, and the prevalence and persistence of world hunger."
Presented by President Bush at a White House Rose Garden Ceremony on September 16, 1991.