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Mary Allegretti Zanoni

Ashoka Fellow since avr 1987

Brazil
Mary Allegretti has made it her life's work to conitnue the efforts of the late Chico Mendes to fight fo the rights of rubber tappers against those who would destroy the rainforest that serves as their source of income. Lire la suite

Tibério Alloggio

Ashoka Fellow since déc 1998

Brazil
Tiberio Alloggio is turning community-based ecotourism–an ideal medium for the preservation of indigenous culture and the conservation natural resources–into an effective economic solution for the river populations of the Amazon region. Lire la suite

Sebastião Alves

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2015

Brazil
Sebastiao has developed a model for creating sustainable farming practices and increasing quality of life in rural sertão by combining local knowledge with modern agriculture technology. This new development model is spread through Brazil’s northeastern region and can be applied anywhere in the... Lire la suite

José Antonio Bacchin

Ashoka Fellow since nov 1991

Brazil
Jose Antonio Bacchin, an environmentalist and specialist in community based economic development, is developing income generation projects for rural communities situated in state park forests. The program reconciles local community needs with protection of the environment. He calls his program... Lire la suite

Molly Burhans

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2018

United States
Molly Burhans is transforming the way the Catholic Church and other holders of large, non-contiguous lands are able to respond to climate change and its attendant crises, using new technology tools for informed environmental planning beyond the border of the nation-state. Lire la suite

Vitória da Riva Carvalho

Ashoka Fellow since jan 2011

Brazil
By introducing an impressive array of environmentally-friendly economic development projects to the Amazon’s most deforested region, Vitória da Riva Carvalho is proving that conservation does not have to come at the expense of economic growth. She is creating entirely new value chains around low... Lire la suite

Rui Barbosa da Rocha

Ashoka Fellow since mar 2008

Brazil
Tourism is a double-edged sword. On the one hand it brings people and business to economically starved regions, creating jobs and wealth. On the other, much of that wealth is concentrated in the hands of business owners and comes at the expense of severe environmental and cultural degradation. Rui... Lire la suite

Luiz Tadeu Damaschi

Ashoka Fellow since déc 1992

Brazil
Luiz Tadeo Damaschi's goal is to make one of the world's largest cities a greener place. A resident of Sao Paulo, Luiz Tadeo plans to raise and plant various types of fruit trees throughout the city to put back a bit of the nature that has been overwhelmed by concrete. Lire la suite
Guilherme Souza has reinvigorated the Brazilian people's relationship with their environment, introducing profitable methods to protect river-based biodiversity and increasing local income through ecotourism and sport fishing. Lire la suite

Roberto Epple

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2007

France

Roberto Epple est un alumni du réseau Ashoka. Pour plus d’information sur ce statut, veuillez nous contacter à [email protected].

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En Europe, 70% des fleuves, lacs et nappes phréatiques sont menacés en raison de leur surexploitation. Le réchauffement climatique agrandit encore cette...

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