Criminal and administrative proceedings against the opposition follow the interests of the Government

In Ecuador, a group claims that the criminal and administrative proceedings against the opposition follow the interests of the Government. That was the main conclusion reached by some expertes in Huiman Rights in the Forum: “Justice System as an instrument of political...
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Jaime Nebot seeks support from local governments

Yesterday, Jaime Nebot, Mayor of Guayaquil, announced he executes the necessary steps to obtain the support of local governments for the process of national unity, which began on February 23 in Cuenca with the Mayor of Quito Mauricio Rodas, of the political movement SUMA-Vive and...

The people will have to choose between two units of political opposition according to Guillermo Lasso

The leader of the political movement CREO, Guillermo Lasso, said yesterday that there are two units of political opposition in the country: “The one that simply wants to change (President Rafael) Correa or the one like us, that wants to change the `correísmo´ in...

The IAPA analyzes Ecuador situation on issues of censorship to opposition

The questionings of the government of Rafael Correa to caricatures of Xavier Bonilla (Bonil) or the jokes of comedian John Oliver, as the closing of the facebook account “Crudo Ecuador” and the account suspension of other opponents on Twitter, were topics that ran at...

Opposition march for the shortages and inflation in Venezuela

Venezuela’s opposition manifested on January 23 in Caracas to protest against the shortage of products, the inflation and to request a change in the economic model of the Government of Nicolas Maduro. The adverse sectors to the government of President Nicolas Maduro called...

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...

The opposition redefines its role in the Assembly

Shortly after completing a year of functions, the opposition will insist on their own projects, although the legislative agenda for the next 12 months, agreed between the legislative bloc of PAIS and the Executive, leaves out more than one dozen of projects presented by several...

Opposition Draft laws are not considered in the Assembly

Government Block, Alianza PAIS (AP,) dismissed to include several projects proposed by the opposition to be processed and approved in the 2014 legislative period. Yesterday, President Rafael Correa accepted a list of 23 laws divided by trimesters drawn up by the commission...