This committee will be presided over by minister of Environment Tarsicio Granizo, who affirmed that the institution’s mission will be to advise other institutions on the implementation and compliance of laws, regulations and commitments derived from international agreements and treaties that are related to preventing and controlling contamination of marine…
Ecuadorian president inaugurates homes in southern Quito and calls on citizens to vote ‘yes’ in referendum
The president inaugurated the first 15 houses of a community of 618 being built in southern Quito. Moreover, he called on citizens to vote in the referendum to be held February 4.
Such infrastructure will have spaces to develop prevention and control works for the preservation of the islands framed by international biosecurity regulations, said minister of Environment Tarsicio Granizo.
Labor revitalization proposed by Lenin Moreno does not stand for casualization, says Ecuadorian minister of Labor
During an interview with public media, he explained that it is the government and all Ecuadorians’ priority to solve unemployment and underemployment.
Guayaquil reported the most significant fall in unemployment and by December 2017, 44,1% of people with jobs are in the informal sector of the economy, that is, four of every ten.
Vice president Maria Alejandra Vicuña called on eradicating this socio-economic phenomenon and building a healthy, fair, solidary society with opportunities for all and free from drugs while the national government will do its job to control and eliminate the production and traffic of illegal substances.
The minister stressed out that the Ministry’s priority is to work for the rights and well-being of children and adolescents across the nation” and affirmed that the Moreno administration has a policy of zero tolerance to violence.
“We will invest 120 million in infrastructure, maintenance as well as in education resources, equipment for schools of the intercultural and bilingual system,” affirmed Cango during an interview with Andes Agency.
This initiative aims at reducing maternal and child mortality by 8,8% and 25,4%, respectively until 2021 and reducing children malnutrition among children under 2 years by 82%. Moreover, it aims at increasing by 38% breastfeeding percentage during the first months of life, eliminating mother to child HIV transmission and reducing…
Andes Agency interviewed Maria Clara Martín, UNHCR Representative to Ecuador, who talked about her perspectives on the Human Mobility Law, considered “example for the region.”