Esther Noemi Tuz Canté

Youth Environmental Network of the State of Yucatan
Peto, Yucatán

Focus Areas

Economic Security
Community Development
Rural Development
Food Systems
Food Systems
Racial Equity & Healing
Indigenous Communities
Social Justice
Gender Issues
Environment & Sustainable Development


Esther Noemi Tuz is the only woman being trained in the topic of Ecological Agriculture in her community: Mani, State of Yucatan. Her area of specialization is environmental education and the dissemination and cultural preservation. She participated in the regional workshop of the Earth Charter Initiative. Her medium-term projects are promotion of Mayan language in a bilingual community radio, as well as the promotion of community tourism through an ecological reserve.