Martha Patricia Pimentel García
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Fellow Since 2001
Ashoka commemorates and celebrates the life and work of this deceased Ashoka Fellow.
This profile was prepared when Martha Patricia Pimentel García was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2001.
Patricia Pimentel has found a way of helping rural Mexican women to create community-based businesses that give them a livelihood while also affirming their self-esteem and improving their social status.
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