Manuela Picq is still trying to return to Ecuador

Manuela Picq is still trying to attempt to return to the country and there have been protests in international forums. The weekend was in Miami, United States. Before she took his case Brussels. And will continue to do so, in mind has to go to the Inter-American Commission on...
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Ecuarunari denies registering statute of the Confederation of Kichwa Peoples

The Ecuarunari, subsidiary of the Conaie from the Ecuadorian highlands, announced that it will not register with any Ministry through the Unified Information System of Social and Citizen Organizations (Suios), as required in the Decree 16, approved on June 4, 2013, for its legal...

Correa says he is open to dialogue with indigenous movements

During a discussion with media held ​​in Guaranda, President Rafael Correa said he was open to dialogue with indigenous movements. However, he considered that it is difficult (to dialogue) with certain indigenous leaders like Marco Murillo, who in the last elections of February...

Indigenous request visit of the UN to verify “violation of human rights”

Indigenous organizations complained to representatives of the United Nations (UN) in Ecuador the decision of the Constitutional Court (CC) to recognize as jurisdiction of the common justice the trial and punishment of crimes against the life in which members of an indigenous...

Conaie declared itself in disobedience

Yesterday, the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (Conaie for its Spanish acronym) and Ecuarunari declared themselves in disobedience. This, after the judgment given by the Constitutional Court (CC) on July 30 in connection with ‘La Cocha’ case....

Indigenous have several proposals related to the Water Bill

The union of Indigenous participating in the March for Water and Life has issued a call upon the President Rafael Correa, on the vetoing the Water Bill, for him to collect proposals from various sectors. The leader of the Kichwa Confederation of Ecuador (Ecuarunari), Carlos Perez...

Ecuador indigenous will march against three State decisions

Ecuador indigenous will march from the south of the country to Quito as a meaning of their rejection to the Water Law, a draftthat is discussed in the Constituent Assembly. Furthermore, against the rise of gas and the signing of the trade agreement with the European Union (EU)....