Helena Gualinga

Kichwa Indigenous and Youth Climate Justice Advocate


Helena Gualinga

Helena Gualinga is an Indigenous youth environmental and climate justice advocate from the Kichwa community of Sarayaku. She is a co-founder of Polluters Out and is a Young Women Project Lead with WECAN. Her work and story is featured in the recently released documentary, “Helena from Sarayaku,” which premiered at the DC Environmental Film Festival.

Keynote Address:

#EndAmazonCrude—A Call to Action with Amazonian Indigenous Forest Protectors

May 13th | 11:09 am to 11:24 am

Panel Presentations:

Daughters for Earth: Women and the Climate Change Movement

May 14th | 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Bioneers 2019 Conference - Seeding the Field: Growing Transformative Movements
Bioneers 2022 Conference - A Window Through
Bioneers 2022 Conference - A Window Through