Ashoka Fellow
Ecuador
Fellow Since 1996
Univ. de Nacionalidades Indígenas de la Amazonía
This description of Máximo Cuji's work was prepared when Máximo Cuji was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1996.
Introduction
Máximo Cuji is using Ecuador's public education system to reaffirm traditional Amazonian cultures in a way that will reverse the centuries-long history of colonization and exploitation of the Amazon forest and its people.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

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