#Ecuador

  • Article: Ecuador Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage

    Ecuador Just Legalized Same-Sex Marriage

    June 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The Latin American nation is the 27th country to allow same-sex marriage. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Urges Aid and Compassion for Migrants Fleeing Venezuela

    Angelina Jolie Urges Aid and Compassion for Migrants Fleeing Venezuela

    By Sushmita Roy|June 10, 2019

    “The human response is to not turn a blind eye.” Read more

  • Article: Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    By Joe McCarthy|July 13, 2018

    The case is one of many that pit Indigenous rights against corporate malfeasance. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador

    Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 22, 2017

    There’s still a lot of work to do. Read more

  • Article: Ecuador Jails Chinese Fishermen Caught With 6,600 Sharks

    Ecuador Jails Chinese Fishermen Caught With 6,600 Sharks

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 29, 2017

    It’s a victory, but it’s also an outlier. Read more

  • Article: A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador

    A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2017

    Shark populations have declined by 98% over the past 15 years. Read more

  • Article: Families Brace Themselves as Climate Change Threatens Catastrophe in Ecuador

    Families Brace Themselves as Climate Change Threatens Catastrophe in Ecuador

    Feb. 17, 2017|Global Citizen Year

    Dramatic changes in climate are a real concern for Ecuadorian families. Read more

  • Article: This Indigenous Community in Ecuador Is Overcoming Centuries of Oppression

    This Indigenous Community in Ecuador Is Overcoming Centuries of Oppression

    Nov. 3, 2016|Global Citizen Year

    After centuries of oppression, this community finally won full citizenship Read more