The National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) created the Electoral Command Center to handle the monitoring, evaluation and control of the activity of the different national and provincial political groups that will be taking part in the 2013 elections.
According to art. 217 of the Constitution, the CNE is in charge of the administrative, financial, organizational and legal decisions of the election process.
For proper control, the CNE has divided the country into five areas, which have their respective coordinator counselor who will be links with the Command Center:
- Roxana Silva – Zone 1: Esmeraldas, Carchi, Imbabura, Tungurahua and Morona Santiago.
- Magdala Villacis – Zone 2: Manabi, Santo Domingo de los Tsachilas, Galapagos, Sucumbios and Orellana.
- Paul Salazar – Zone 3: Guayas, Los Rios, Santa Elena and Napo.
- Juan Pablo Pozo – Zone 4: Azuay, Cañar, El Oro, Loja and Zamora.
- Domingo Paredes – Zone 5: Pichincha, Cotopaxi, Chimborazo, Bolivar and Pastaza.