Ana Maria Antunes Machado

Ana Maria Antunes Machado started working within the field of Indigenous school education in 2003 as a scientific initiation scholarship, with the Xakriabá. She graduated in educational science and has a master in social anthropology. Since 2007, Ana has worked with Yanomami Indigenous people in school education action, training Indigenous teachers, guidance in self-ethnographic research, linguistic and cultural documentation projects and advising on the production of books written in Yanomami languages. She fluently speaks the Yanomam language.