García does not discard IACourtHR mediation

Attorney Diego Garcia explained that given the abandonment of Cléver Jiménez, Fernando Villavicencio and Carlos Figueroa from the Sarayaku community, the following step for the Ecuadorian State is to meet the rest of the judgment issued by the IACHR. This includes the removal of...

IACHR received report on Cléver Jímenez’s case and Sarayaku community

The President, Vice President and Secretary of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights received Ledy Zúñiga, Minister of Justice, and Attorney Diego Garcia in order to report on the situation of Cléver Jiménez, Fernando Villavicencio and Carlos Figueroa. “The leadership...

Government officials will attend the IACHR to address the Jimenez case

The Procurator Diego Garcia and Justice Minister, Ledy Zúñiga, are traveling today to San José de Costa Rica to meet up tomorrow with members of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IDH-Court), to discuss the situation of the Sarayaku people. Garcia said he expects to...

Correa questioned Jimenez protection by the Sarayaku people

President Rafael Correa yesterday questioned the protection that provides Sarayaku people to former Assemblyman Cléver Jiménez, his advisor, Fernando Villavicencio, and activist Carlos Figueroa. Correa refuted the decision of this nationality and said it could lead to...

Ecuadorian lawyer among the preselected to assume charge of Rapporteur

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) has expected to complete the appointment of the new Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression between July 14 and 16 of this year. Anyone who is selected will replace the Colombian Catalina Botero, who has served since...

National Assembly will treat precautionary measures on behalf Jimenez

In order to treat a draft resolution backing the refusal of the Government regarding the precautionary measures requested by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) in favor of Assemblyman Cléver Jiménez, Gabriela Rivadeneira, President of the Assembly summoned a...

Precautionary measures in favor of Jimenez will be consulted to the Court of Human Rights

The Government is analyzing to request an “advisory opinion” to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (Inter-American Court), to clarify whether the precautionary measures requested by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) in favor of Assemblyma...