A little over three decades have passed since the Ecuadorian indigenous movement made public its demand to recognize the country as a Plurinational state. One of 16 lawsuits filed in the great "Indigenous Uprising" of June 1990, along with others such as legalization and adjudication free land and territories, the right to (internal) self-determination and autonomy, which consists of creating a self-government regime, which allows them to have legal competence over the administration of the internal affairs of their communities, within the framework of the national State; and respect for their own thinking, organizational forms and political practices.
|Translated title of the contribution||Indigenous Autonomy in Ecuador: Fundamentals, Extravings and Challenges|
|Original language||Spanish (Ecuador)|
|Title of host publication||Indigenous Autonomy in Ecuador: Fundamentals, Extravings and Challenges|
|State||Published - 21 Apr 2021|