President Rafael Correa transferred the Undersecretary of Image to the Secretariat of Public Administration by Executive Order 393.
The dependence before in charge of the Secretariat of Communication (SECOM), is responsible for directing government policy image and dissemination of works, actions and projects of the Executive Branch, for the correct operation of the Executive´s image.
The paper determines that the National Communications Secretariat, managed by Fernando Alvarado, transfers the Undersecretary of Image to the Secretariat of Public Administration managed by Vinicio Alvarado.
Workers who belong to the Secretariat will become part of the Secretariat of Public Administration within a period of 60 days.
“If appropriate for institutional interests, contracts will be terminated or charges that are unnecessary will be abolished,” said the decree.