The Citizen Selection Committee shall elect two members of the National Electoral Council (CNE) as part of the renewal process.
Of the applicants, 19 identified themselves as montubios, 6 afroecuadorians and 21 as indigenous . Although this condition is not qualified as an affirmative action, the council shall include at least three men and three women from these sectors among the 30 best-qualified elected by public ballot by the Council, as provided in the regulation of citizen commissions´s election.
Until today, the CPC will notify applicants with their qualifications and they will have three days to file their reconsideration. And in two days, a final decision will be issued.