The Intercultural Education Project carried out by the Williche Council of Chiefs presents diverse reports regarding gender equality, access to education, and the health of the Williche people of Chiloe.
Academics from the University of Prince Edward Island the Laurentian University of Canada held work meetings with the team in Chiloe and participated in the IX Chilean Anthropology Congress in Castro.
Public official, Marcos Barraza, learned about the progress that this project of Intercultural Education (developed jointly by the General Council of Williche Chiefs of Chiloé and the University of Prince Edward Island in Canada) has made in the Province.
Three groups of youths have begun their studies at Wekimün Chilkatuwe in the programs of Intercultural Health and Sustainable Development and Intercultural Education and Sustainable Development.
“Wekimün School could become an important initiative to avoid the disappearance of indigenous communities”.