Francisco Javier Arroyo y Galván Duque
Fellow Since 1996
CEDICAR, Programa de Producción Urbana de Alimentos del Cent
This profile was prepared when Francisco Javier Arroyo y Galván Duque was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1996.
Francisco (Paco) Arroyo has devised an urban food production scheme which simultaneously improves low-income familiar nutrition and moves Mexico City's marginal neighborhoods toward taking ownership of their own development.
The New Idea