Ashoka Fellow
Fellow Since 2007
CEUTA - Centro Uruguayo de Tecnologías Apropiadas
This description of Mónica Litovsky Díaz's work was prepared when Mónica Litovsky Díaz was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2007.
Mónica Litovsky Díaz, a deeply thoughtful sociologist, uses Uruguay’s medicinal herb harvesting agro-ecological production and processing to bring popular and traditional knowledge into a modern framework, secure the participation of a marginalized population as suppliers in a developing market, and protect the environment.
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