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 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.
Ecuador’s president hopes to escape political impasse with a referendum and by pushing forward free trade.
Disruptions add to a range of challenges that are paralyzing the government’s center-right agenda.
This article is adapted from AQ’s special report on the Summit of the Americas. Click here for the full list of countries. Lasso narrowly won the 2021 election against a protégé of former President Rafael Correa. A conservative former banker, Lasso is seeking to open up Ecuador’s economy and enact judicial reforms while confronting a surge in criminal violence. He … Read more