Martha Isabel Ruiz Corzo

2002 Associate Laureate, Environment
Mexico, Born 1953

gesgiap@prodigy.net.mx

Creating a symphony of sustainability

April 9, 2015

Martha Ruiz Corzo has successfully saved one of Mexico’s greatest regions of natural beauty and biodiversity from deforestation. Now she is raising money to replicate her model of conservation in other regions of the country. Martha Ruiz Corzo’s relentless campaigning for the preservation of one of...

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New alliance between Mexican government and civil society seeds hope for ending desertification

November 8, 2013

Meeting attendees, from the Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) and Holistic Management The federal government has announced it will work with civil society organizations on a series of national pilots to combat desertification.  The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries...

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Martha Ruiz Corzo wins Champions of the Earth 2013 award

November 8, 2013

On 18th September 2013 in New York City, distinguished pioneers and leaders in environmental conservation were recognized with the United Nations Environment Programme's (UNEP) "Champions of the Earth" Award. Among the list of award-winners, were Janez Potocnik, European Commissioner for the Environment; Carlo Petrini,...

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Sierra Gorda Brings Social Impact to Carbon Sales: Social and Environmental Value Combine for Impact | SOCAP

June 27, 2011

Sierra Gorda Brings Social Impact to Carbon Sales: Social and Environmental Value Combine for Impact | SOCAP. by: Kevin Doyle of Good Capital A Mexican people’s movement in an arid rural area is about to come to market with some of the highest priced and...

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10/10/10 a Day of Action in Sierra Gorda México and across the world

October 11, 2010

[gallery link="file"]   Global Action - CNN ireport on the Sierra Gorda and the 350 movement for the next step to changing public opinion and actions to reduce carbon emission.  Grupo Ecológico Sierra Gorda I.A.P.  have been mobilizing regionwide concern for the environment for the...

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