Jhomar Wicler Maynas Inuma
Country of Origin: Peru
Born in the Native Community of Panaillo of the Yarinacocha District, Ucayali Region in the Peruvian Amazon. Jhomar is a student, and Indigenous youth leader of the Shipibo Konibo people, identified with the indigenous peoples of the Latin American region and the world, with enthusiasm for developing and sharing knowledge and experiences of struggle for Indigenous territories.
“Our struggle as Indigenous people begins from the moment we are born until one day we cease to exist, the fight for our communal territories is our priority, to be able to guarantee the life of the generations that come after us.”