Gilberto de Palma Augusto
Fellow Since 1999
This profile was prepared when Gilberto de Palma Augusto was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1999.
Gilberto is launching a grassroots citizenship awareness movement that focuses on accountability at the municipal level. It aims to engage students and others to create non-partisan institutions across Brazil that monitor municipal elections, revering apathy and disaffection toward politics.
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