Teresa Zorrilla Palomar

Ashoka Fellow
Mexico
Fellow Since 1989
Health in the Hands of the People

Citation

This profile was prepared when Teresa Zorrilla Palomar was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1989.
Introduction
Teresa Zorrilla has set up a national network of indigenous health projects with the aim of providing training and evaluation for health promoters from different ethnic backgrounds.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

Updates

Teresa's strategy depends on transformative education, comprehensive healthcare and artistic expression with better communication, life projects, conflict resolution and assertive decision making for and by the social project participants of communities with a high risk of violence, teenage pregnancy, malnutrition and more.

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