News of this people
Temer recua da nomeação de general e lideranças querem um índio na Funai
Temer avalia nome do general Peternelli para assumir a Funai
Shanenawas celebram cultura com integração entre os povos
Where they are How many Bolivia 15 (Censo Nacional, 2001) AC 997 (Siasi/Sesai, 2012) Peru 90 (INEI, 2007)
- Linguistic family
The Manchineri share with the Piro, in Peruvian Amazonia, the same Arawak language (from the Maipure branch) and much of their sociocosmological system, and can be considered groups that comprise or once comprised part of the same people. In Brazil, most of the Manchineri inhabit the Mamoadate Indigenous Territory, though there are still many families living in rubber extraction areas (seringais) in Acre, especially within the Chico Mendes Extractivist Reserve.