José Ignacio Pérez Palma
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Fellow Since 1990
This profile was prepared when José Ignacio Pérez Palma was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1990.
Jose Perez Palma, a former manager for a government credit bank, is helping poor micro-industrialists organize to play a larger, more competitive role in Mexico's economy. He has begun with pottery producers in the state of Morelos.
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