Democracy, immigration and the US-China competition all intersect in Ecuador. Here are three ideas on how US officials can help.
Fleeing crime on Ecuador’s mainland, one family discovers how even an island paradise can be difficult.
Noboa will lead the country through May 2025 amid rising violence and economic uncertainty.
A look ahead to the runoff on October 15. What can we expect from the candidates and what is at stake?
Analysts react to the surprise result from the first round of the presidential election.
The unprecedented killing of Fernando Villavicencio, an outspoken critic of corruption and organized crime, has shaken the country ahead of elections on August 20.
AQ talked to Kleber Karipuna, member of the organizing committee of the OTCA presidential summit, on the challenges facing the region—from crime to carbon markets.
A Rafael Correa ally will face off against a businessman in the October 15 presidential runoff.
Snap elections could return Rafael Correa’s movement to power—but it may have learned few lessons from its wilderness years.
President Lasso invoked a never-before-used mechanism as his impeachment trial progressed.
Both Guillermo Lasso’s impeachment and dissolution of Congress are possible outcomes. What would they look like?
Criminal groups from the Balkans are helping turn the country into a major hub for illegal exports.
An overview of the security landscape in the region, including how organized crime is pushing into previously calm countries
Ecuador’s president faces new pressure after losing a referendum, a political analyst says.