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Shakira Andy

Kiwcha Amukina Women's Association, Ecuador

Shakira Deyanira Andy Shiguango, 25 years old, lives in Runashito community, Ecuador belonging to the Chonta Punta parish in Napo province.

Shakira is a Tourism Engineer and participates in different activities in favor of the environment.

Together with the Kichwa women’s association of Napo “Amukina,” promoting the construction of bamboo nurseries within the Bambuzonía project, conducted by INBAR with the support of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).