Wrayz Peres

Climate Change and Biodiversity, COICA; General Secretary, OPIAC

Wrays Perez Ramirez is social technical coordinator of the Autonomous Territorial Government of the Wampis Nation in Peru and served as its Pamuk or President until April 2021. Wrays studied at the Carlos III University of Madrid (Spain), where he was awarded the title of “University Expert in Indigenous People, Human Rights, Governance and Cooperation International”.
His long history of leadership began at the age of 24 years in the Amazon basin of Peru. His experience is recognized by international organizations: he has held the presidency of the Intercultural Indigenous University of Latin America and the Caribbean and has been a member of the Binational Technical Team for the Development and Cross-Border Integration between Peru and Ecuador.