Tom Rickard

Thomas Rickard is from the UK, and studied Human Sciences at Sussex University after working for several years in social care. He lived and worked at Schumacher College, a centre for sustainability in Devon, for two years, and now lives in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, with his Brazilian wife. There, he teaches English, is developing social entrepreneurship opportunities for young people, and is designing a social project for small farmers along the Rio Doce.