Indigenous Intercultural University

Network of universities from differents countries for Indigenous people to access qualified intercultural higher education that includes Indigenous knowledge and has a focus on gender equality to prepre qualified indigenous experts and leaders.. 

Impact indicators
  • Network of 25 universities from more than 10 countries, headquartered in Bolivia: Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Colombia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru and Spain.
  • It promotes the Itinerant Indigenous Chair.
  • 2,104 graduates between 2007 and 2018 from 20 countries and representing over 90 Indigenous peoples; more than 50% of graduates are women.
  • Around 90% of graduates work in Indigenous and international organisations, government or academic institutions. 52%  have held positions of responsibility and influence.


Fondo para el Desarrollo de los Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina y el Caribe - FILAC
The Itinerant Indigenous Chair has been appointed as the UNESCO Chair for Indigenous Peoples in Latin America.

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