Taking its name from its position on the equator, Ecuador, lies on the west coast of South America. The country’s recent political history has been tumultuous, eight people have held the office of President between 1997 and 2007, four of whom were forced out of office. The country has been criticised for its failure to address past human rights abuses, particularly in response to those highlighted by the Truth Commission in 2010.

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1486500070Population523400024.647157753111Population under 15407550019.191725529768Number of internet users
89 Human development index23 Happy planet ranking

Organisations in Ecuador

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