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El Consulado General de los Estados Unidos en Guayaquil se complace en anunciar que representantes del Consulado ofrecerán servicios notariales, aceptarán solicitudes de pasaporte y darán una charla junto con el Cónsul General, el Ministerio de Turismo y el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores en la Ciudad de Cuenca el 5 – 6 de diciembre de ... Read More»

The U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for the Preservation of the Cultural Heritage opens its call for proposals for 2024    

The Fund is aimed at preservation and restoration projects of tangible and intangible cultural property with budgets between $10,000 and $500,000. This year, priority will be given to cultural heritage proposals with a focus on national or regional security.  The deadline for submitting proposals is December 29, 2023.  Quito, November 6, 2023.  The Government of ... Read More»

Message to U.S. Citizens – Significant Planned Electrical Outages

Date:  October 28, 2023 Location:   Nationwide Event:  The Government of Ecuador’s Ministry of Mines and Energy announced a series of planned electrical outages across the country that began October 27.  The Ministry informed these cuts will be temporary and specific to geographic zones (associated with electrical substations), and will occur between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm daily, continuing ... Read More»

Announcement of Safe Mobility Office in Ecuador

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON OCTOBER 19, 2023 The United States is pleased to partner with Ecuador to establish Safe Mobility Offices (SMOs) in Ecuador. These offices, once fully operational in the coming weeks, will assist and guide migrants and refugees toward authorized channels of lawful migration. This pioneering initiative, with offices already in ... Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador

Message for U.S. Citizens Security Alert: Worldwide Caution October 19, 2023 Location:  Worldwide Caution Event: Due to increased tensions in various locations around the world, the potential for terrorist attacks, demonstrations or violent actions against U.S. citizens and interests, the Department of State advises U.S. citizens overseas to exercise increased caution. U.S. citizens should: Stay alert ... Read More»