Ecuador's 'Las Manuelas' Mission will visit 430 thousand homes

The goal during visits is to identify and update the information of all persons with disabilities for them to access to services offered by all government missions.

Monday, 13 November 2017 09:44

Neighborhood-based family doctor program to offer healthcare to Ecuador’s vulnerable groups

Julio Melo, Santa Elena resident, referred to the “Neighborhood-based family doctor” program, officially launched by President Lenin Moreno on Wednesday, as one of the best healthcare projects in the last years.

Thursday, 31 August 2017 07:13

The neighborhood-based family doctor program is a strategy that will revolutionize health, says Lenin Moreno

President Lenin Moreno affirmed Wednesday that the “Neighborhood-based family doctor” program will revolutionize health in Ecuador because it will focus on prevention and it will ease the country’s healthcare system.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017 12:28

“Ecuador is determined to tackle climate change,” says Minister of Environment

Ecuadorian minister of Environment Tarsicio Granizo affirmed Wednesday that his country is determined to tackle climate change, setting an example regionally and internationally even though it is not a great pollutant.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017 12:02

Ecuador’s government to launch “Neighborhood-based family doctor” program

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno will launch Wednesday the “Neighborhood-based Family doctor” program aimed at providing assistance to vulnerable groups of the population not only when they are sick but also to prevent diseases.

Tuesday, 29 August 2017 07:37

Ecuador aims at teaching nearly 200.000 people to read and write by 2020

Ecuador’s Ministry of Education will launch a literacy campaign aimed at nearly 200.000 people across the country.

Friday, 25 August 2017 12:48

Prevention and comprehensive assistance for victims are key aspects of the Law against Gender Violence

The draft bill on Gender Violence Eradication, being analyzed by the National Assembly, aims at prevention, assistance and comprehensive redress of the rights of women throughout their lives, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender; and “guarantees a life free from gender violence in public and private areas.”

Friday, 25 August 2017 11:17

“Violence against women affects us, embarrasses us and makes us angry,” says President Moreno

“The highest authority of the Republic comes few times here to hand in a draft bill and I do it because this affects us, it embarrasses us and makes us angry,” said President Lenin Moreno at the Assembly where he hand in the draft bill on Gender Violence Eradication.

Thursday, 24 August 2017 08:33

Ecuadorian president recognizes improvements in education in the last ten years and announces greater inclusivity

President Lenin Moreno recognized Tuesday the country’s improvements in middle and higher education in the last decade which rank it in the highest places worldwide and added that the government’s goal is for young people to have access to quality education.

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 05:25

Ecuador’s government inaugurates emblematic program for agricultural development

President Lenin Moreno presented Saturday one of his government’s emblematic programs, the national minga, in which 2.5 billion were invested to strengthen agricultural development in Ecuador for the four following years.

Monday, 21 August 2017 05:50