Joseph Sarvary

Joseph Sarvary

… obtained his undergraduate degree in Biology from Tufts University in Massachusetts, and is a current student and Global Conservation Fellow of the Global Field Program at Miami University. Joe is currently Deputy Director of Fundacion Para La Tierra, a Paraguayan conservation NGO. He spent a semester studying in Buenos Aires, where he learned to speak Spanish, and was Fundacion Para La Tierra’s first intern in 2010. He is a Rufford Foundation Small Grants for Conservation recipient (2012) for his project studying the ‘Ecology of the Endangered White-winged Nightjar’. Joe is also a ‘One Young World’ ambassador (2017) presenting his project ‘Voces de la Naturaleza’ at the global conference in Bogotá, and a North American Association for Environmental Education 30 under 30 awardee (2018) for his work in developing a participatory education programme for children in Paraguay.