Duke Students Share Skills With a Rural Mexican Community to Strengthen Ecotourism

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Undergraduate Matheus Dias with locals in Playa Grande, Mexico.

Last summer undergraduate Matheus Dias (B.S. '19) traveled to Playa Grande, Mexico as part of an interdisciplinary team to help a rural Mexican community develop a renewable energy strategy and a business plan for sustainable ecotourism. They have generated two reports with recommendations.