Ecuador: Mencay Nenquihui Niwa and Christian Cray

Corona prevention measures in Waotededo, the Waorani language

On behalf of Mencay Nenquihui, president of the Waorani women association in the Amazon of Ecuador, we send greetings to everyone from the Learn2Change-network.

Mencay Nenquihui Niwa, Christian Cray

The corona-related situation for the Waorani nation is especially difficult because the Waorani fear the virus very much. Only about 50 years ago, when the evangelical missionaries “civilized” the Waorani people, invading their territory, putting them in villages