Ecuador reiterates commitment against desertification

Ecuadorian and UN officials promote new alliances against desertification to manage resources that allow having good sustainable management practices.

Monday, 18 June 2018 14:53

About 47.000 persons with disabilities received technical aids in Ecuador

Rocio Gonzalez, President of Ecuador’s Interinstitutional ‘Toda una Vida’ Committee, is participating in the second day of the 11th Conference of States Parties of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which takes place at the Organization of the United Nations (UN) in New York, United States.

Thursday, 14 June 2018 10:28

Open government: towards a more participative democracy in Ecuador

The Open Government Partnership (OGP) is a multilateral initiative that aims to secure concrete commitments from governments to promote transparency, empower citizens, fight corruption, and harness new technologies to strengthen governance.

Monday, 11 June 2018 12:23

Ecuador commits to plogging, eco-friendly fitness trend

More than 500 students, state officials and citizens from the province of Santa Elena gathered at the San Lorenzo de Salinas beach where they took part in a plogging event after learning about the importance of nature conservation, especially avoiding the use of plastic.

Friday, 08 June 2018 11:33

Ecuador celebrates Environment Month to raise environmental awareness among citizens

Ecuador’s minister of Environment, Tarsicio Granizo, explained that more than 140 environmental activities have been organized nationwide on the sidelines of Environment Month.

Thursday, 07 June 2018 11:28

Ecuador hosts seminar to promote ties between ICC and South America

The event will be held on June 7 and 8 and authorities from the ICC, Ecuador and representatives from different countries of the region will participate.

Thursday, 07 June 2018 12:40

Ecuador receives non-refundable contribution for education and environment

Ecuador will receive a non-refundable contribution from The Nature Conservancy, from the United States, and the German Institute for Adult Education.

Thursday, 07 June 2018 09:02

Galapagos Islands, a sensitive paradise resilient to climate change

On the sidelines of World Environment Day, celebrated every June 5, Andes Agency summarizes different strategies aimed at mitigating the effects of climate change in the Galapagos Islands.

Tuesday, 05 June 2018 12:01

UNICEF urges Ecuador to implement comprehensive system for child protection

Since the approval of the new Constitution, the Children and Adolescents’ Council and policies aimed at this segment were assumed by the National Council for Intergenerational Equality.

Friday, 01 June 2018 15:47

Ecuador to celebrate “Environment Month” in June

Activities planned to celebrate 'Environment Month' in June include artistic parades, exhibitions, a conference and international events organized by Ecuador’s Ministry of Environment.

Friday, 01 June 2018 15:04