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The U.S. Consulate General in Guayaquil is pleased to announce that representatives from the Consulate will offer notarial services and accept passport applications in the City of Cuenca on September 6 and 7, 2023. Where: Abraham Lincoln Center Calle Borrero 5-18 y Honorato Vásquez Cuenca When: Wednesday, September 6, 2023, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM ... Read More»

The United States delivered $3.1 million of military, communication and infrastructure equipment to the Ecuadorian Army and Navy

This delivery of equipment and infrastructure, through U.S. Southern Command, will support maritime interdiction operations along the northern border and associated Amazonian waterways.  Orellana, August 3, 2023. Representatives of the United States Embassy in Ecuador delivered $3.1 million of support to units of the Ecuadorian Armed Forces during their visit yesterday to El Coca, in ... Read More»

The United States promotes leadership in young people from vulnerable sectors of Ecuador through baseball

  The objective of the “Pitching for Change” program is to promote leadership, respect for diversity, and provide participants with tools to contribute positively to their communities. Quito, August 3, 2023. The United States Mission in Ecuador implemented its “Pitching for Change” program, an initiative that seeks to promote inclusion, leadership, and cultural exchange through ... Read More»

The United States Supports Ecuador’s Economic Development

Scott Nathan, Executive Director of the DFC, visited Ecuador to meet with government officials, current and potential partners, and private sector executives. Ecuador is the largest DFC market in the Western Hemisphere, with $1.7 billion currently invested.  Quito, August 2, 2023. Scott Nathan, Executive Director of the United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), along ... Read More»

Alert: State of Emergency in three locations

Location: Manabí province, Los Rios province, and Duran City in Guayas province Event: Transnational criminal groups and local gangs carried out a series of violent crimes across Manabi province, Los Rios province and Duran city in Guayas province during the weekend of July 22nd, including the assassination of Manta Mayor Agustin Intriago and professional athlete ... Read More»