Germans hopes to visit again Yasuni in 2015

From Germany a message is sent to the government of Rafael Correa to open dialogue, leave tensions behind and refocus on the Yasuní and its diversity. The President of the Environmental Commission of the German Parliament, Bärbel Höhn, is surprised about “how far the...

Assembly receives report from oil exploitation in the Yasuni

The institutions responsible of the exploitation works of Blocks 31 and 43 in the Yasuni National Park, highlighted the progress of the process, in the second semi-annual report delivered to the Assembly. It is about Petroamazonas documents, and the Ministries of Environment and...

Number of affected areas in Yasuní is less than expected, according to President Correa

The number of acres that will be affected with the oil works is less than what was initially expected, explained President Rafael Correa, after going to the Yasuni along with national and international journalists to verify that high technology is being applied for the...

Two more appeals before the IACHR on case Yasuni

YASunidos and the World Rainforest Movement (WRM) asked the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) for precautionary measures and a writ of protection for those who collected signatures for the referendum, and for the people in isolation that live inside the Yasuni...

TCE denied appeal from YASunidos

Last Friday YASunidos environmental group, which seeks to call a referendum to prevent oil extraction in the Yasuni National Park, received a notification from the Electoral Crime Tribunal (TCE for its Spanish acronym) which denied the appeal filed by the group compared to...

TCE accepts processing YASunidos’ appeal

The Electoral Crime Tribunal (TCE for its Spanish acronym) has accepted to process the appeal filed by the YASunidos group and has also placed an order to the President of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), Domingo Paredes, so that within two days, he...

YASunidos presents appeal before the TCE

On Wednesday, the environmental group YASunidos, whose goal is to call a referendum to prevent the oil drilling in the ITT fields of the Yasuni National Park, presented an appeal before the Electoral Crime Tribunal (TCE for its Spanish acronym) against the decision of the...

YASunidos would not have met the deadline for appealing at the TCE

So it was stated on last Tuesday by the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym), Domingo Paredes, who said the environmental group YASunidos did not submitt an appeal to the Electoral Crime Tribunal (TCE for its Spanish acronym) within the three...