Albina Ruiz

President and Founder, Ciudad Saludable

Albina Ruiz is a social entrepreneur and is President and Founder of Ciudad Saludable, a non-profit association. The company was born in 2002 with the dream of building healthy and inclusive cities where everyone can live in harmony, justice and equal opportunities. They propose a model of environmental citizenship and sustainable management for mitigation and adaptation to climate change from the value chain of inclusive recycling. Albina has received a number of awards, including; the 2015 Global Green Future Leadership Award, the 2013 Changing Markets Award; 2011 Fairness Award, 2011 RSA's Albert Medal, 2009 Clean Amazon, 2009 Global Green Future Leadership Award, 2008 Energy Globe Award and the 2007 Global Development Network Award.