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 Universal Declaration of Human Rights

PDF version for the language Achuar Chicham
PDF Version

Achuar Chicham

Source: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - Ecuador Field Office


Native Name
Shuar, Chuar-Shiwiar

Total Speakers

Usage By Country
Home Speakers: Ecuador and Peru

The Achuar are an Amazonian community along either side of the border in between Ecuador and Peru.  They are the one of the last existing Jivaroan groups.

Received 1/9/2009
Posted 1/9/2009
Checked 1/9/2009