Indigenous march requested to the Assembly 18 points in a manifesto

The flag of the indigenous peoples led the demonstration for the People’s Summit, which started this March 5 at 16:20, in Plaza Indoamérica, in northern Quito, heading to the National Assembly to deliver a manifesto of 18 points. Upon reaching the Assembly exteriors, the...

Indigenous performed “Crusade for the Dignity, the Justice and clean hands”

Indigenous and peasants who consider themselves affected by the oil contamination left by Chevron met yesterday in the central park of Lago Agrio (Sucumbios), to participate in a “crusade for dignity, justice and clean hands.” Since 09:00, residents of Sucumbios,...

Indigenous and social antigovernment organizations join

Indigenous, social and political organizations resolved to participate together in a citizen mobilization and in the next elections. These resolutions were taken in Zamora during the weekend. Among those are to protest against the amendments, labor reforms and restricting...

Land Law debate began with indigenous opposition and members of PAIS

The analysis in the first debate of the Rural Lands and Ancestral Territories bill began this Thursday, January 22 amid protests of the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador (CONAIE for its Spanish acronym), who demanded the ruling party´s proposal file. Next week...

Indigenous have more than one reason to stay in their protests

Indigenous give place to more topics on their list of alarm that has been prooduced around the announcement of the Government. The first is the termination of the bailment agreement for the occupation of the headquarters of the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of Ecuador...

Indigenous protested against Minister Betty Tola

Indigenous members protested against the Minister for Economic and Social Inclusion, Betty Tola, during the spiritual cleansing they made at building of the Ministry, which they said, is full of negative energy. Amid shouts like “traitor”, “sold” and...

Ecuadorian activists went to voice their concerns before the IACHR

Human rights organizations, indigenous, lawyers and academics came on Sunday, before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) to raise their concerns about the situation of indigenous people and the judicial independence in the country. These issues were discussed at...

Indigenous of Ecuador sue Chevron at the International Criminal Court

Ecuadorian indigenous submitted on Thursday, October 23 a complaint before the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) against Chevron, sentenced in Ecuador for environmental damage in the Amazon region, said theirLawyer in Quito. Amazonian communities intended...
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