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  • José Miguel Vivanco
    José Miguel Vivanco, director of Human Rights Watch's Americas division, is a general expert on Latin America. Before joining Human Rights Watch, Vivanco worked as an attorney for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights at the Organization of…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ecuador
    Ecuador faces chronic human rights challenges, including poor prison conditions, laws that give authorities broad powers to limit free speech and judicial independence, and far-reaching restrictions on women’s and girls’ access to reproductive he…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • New Americas Treaty Boosts Environmental Rights
    A new treaty to deepen the link between environmental protection and human rights in Latin America and the Caribbean has the potential to reduce the conflicts that lead to the murders of so many environmental defenders in the region. The signing ce…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • An Opportunity for LGBT Rights in Ecuador

    An Opportunity for LGBT Rights in Ecuador

    Expand Activists take part during the World Pride Parade 2017 in Quito, Ecuador on July 1, 2017. © 2017 Patricio Realpe/Getty Images When two same-s…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • From the Americas to the Far East, Courts Are Advancing LGBT Rights

    From the Americas to the Far East, Courts Are Advancing LGBT Rights

    Expand The Indian Supreme Court building in New Delhi, India. On January 8, 2018, the Supreme Court announced that it would revisit section 377 of India's Penal Code, which criminal…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ecuador: Meeting with President Moreno
    (Quito) – President Lenín Moreno of Ecuador met on May 29, 2018 with a Human Rights Watch delegation in Quito to discuss the status of human rights in the country and his government’s foreign policy, Human Rights Watch said today.“During his…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ecuadorian Court Acquits Amazonian Leader

    Ecuadorian Court Acquits Amazonian Leader

    Yesterday, a court in Ecuador found Agustín Wachapá, a Shuar indigenous leader who opposes mining in the Ecuadorian Amazon, not guilty of inciting violence. The verdict ends a 17-month ordeal that Wachapá should never have endured.…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ecuador: Political Interference in the Judiciary

    Ecuador: Political Interference in the Judiciary

    Expand A general view of the main room in Ecuador's National Court, February 15, 2012. © 2012 Reuters. (Washington, DC) – Ecuadorean authorities…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ecuador: Judicial Harassment of Amazonian Defenders

    Ecuador: Judicial Harassment of Amazonian Defenders

    Expand Indigenous people arrive in Quito after marching for 10 days to protest new mining and water law initiatives, as well as a constitutional reform project that would have allow…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Amazonians on Trial

    Amazonians on Trial

    SummaryWhen President Lenín Moreno took office in May 2017, he inherited an economy heavily reliant on extractive industries and an executive branch that had, during the previous decade, amassed broad powers to curb public debate of its policies o…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

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  • Revealed: populist leaders linked to reduced inequality
    Populists on left and right have closed gap between rich and poor - but also eroded freedomsPopulist presidents and prime ministers are associated with significant reductions in economic inequality across the world, according to groundbreaking resear…
    - 13 days ago, 7 Mar 19, 9:00am -
  • Giant tortoise believed extinct for 100 years found in Galápagos
    Adult female discovered 113 years after only other living Chelonoidis phantasticus was foundA living member of species of tortoise not seen in more than 110 years and feared to be extinct has been found in a remote part of the Galápagos island of Fe…
    - 27 days ago, 21 Feb 19, 4:31am -
  • Julian Assange launches legal challenge against Trump administration
    WikiLeaks founder’s lawyers file urgent application in attempt to prevent extradition to USFollow the latest US politics newsJulian Assange, the fugitive WikiLeaks founder whose diplomatic sanctuary in the Ecuadorian embassy appears increasingly pr…
    - 56 days ago, 23 Jan 19, 9:00am -
  • Ecuador targets Venezuelan migrants after woman's death
    Crackdown announced amid outrage over killing as Venezuelan man is heldEcuador has launched a crackdown on Venezuelan migrants after a pregnant Ecuadorian woman was killed on Saturday evening.The police and Ecuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, have…
    - 58 days ago, 21 Jan 19, 2:23pm -
  • Galápagos island gets its first iguanas since Darwin after mass-release
    Land iguanas wiped out by feral pigs have been reintroduced to Santiago Island A group of more than 1,400 iguanas have been reintroduced to an island in the Galápagos archipelago nearly two centuries after they disappeared from there, authorities sa…
    - 71 days ago, 7 Jan 19, 7:58pm -
  • Colombian Farc dissident, who shot dead three Ecuadoreans, killed
    Walter Arizala, aka Guacho, killed in a police and military operation near border with EcuadorColombian armed forces have killed a Marxist insurgent commander in an operation aimed at ending his attacks on civilians after he kidnapped and shot dead t…
    - 88 days ago, 22 Dec 18, 12:12am -
  • Ecuador says UK has given ‘guarantees’ for Assange to leave embassy
    President Lenín Moreno said Ecuador has received written assurances UK would not extradite Assange to face death penaltyEcuador has received written assurances from the UK government that it would not to extradite Julian Assange to any country where…
    - 6 Dec 18, 1:53pm -
  • Manafort held secret talks with Assange in Ecuadorian embassy, sources say
    Trump ally met WikiLeaks founder months before emails hacked by Russia were publishedLive: follow the latest US politics newsDonald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort held secret talks with Julian Assange inside the Ecuadorian embassy in…
    - 27 Nov 18, 9:23am -
  • Amazon indigenous groups propose Mexico-sized 'corridor of life'
    World’s biggest protected area would stretch across borders from Andes to AtlanticIndigenous groups in the Amazon have proposed the creation of the world’s biggest protected area, a 200m-hectare sanctuary for people, wildlife and climate stabilit…
    - 21 Nov 18, 7:20am -
  • Julian Assange charges: everything you need to know
    What is WikiLeaks founder potentially being charged with, and what could happen next?We don’t know for sure. But a mistake in a document filed by the US authorities in an unrelated case hints that criminal charges may have been prepared in secret.…
    - 16 Nov 18, 8:32am -

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