Fighting for Youth Rights and Gender Equality as an Indigenous Teen in Ecuador

Amidst a violent repression and curfew in Ecuador, Indigenous activist Erika (her family name has been kept out per International Plan´s demand) describes how, as a child and teenager, she spent the last decade fighting for parity between genders and youth participation in politics.

This article was originally commission for and published by The Funambulist 26 (Nov-Dec. 2019) “Kids of the World, Unite!”.

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