José Augusto Saraiva Peixoto
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Fellow Since 1992
GERMEN-Grupo de Recomposição Ambiental
This profile was prepared when José Augusto Saraiva Peixoto was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1992.
Jose Augusto Saraiva Peixoto is organizing Brazil's first concerted longterm effort by many municipalities and private organizations to reverse the destruction of a major shared ecosystem, the country's largest bay, historic All Saints' Bay.
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