Got it ! children’s hospital in Guayaquil received international accreditation

certificate
certificate
Ecuador news magazine - Guayaquil Nov 22- The assurance of quality health care earned the Children’s Hospital Francisco de Icaza Bustamante, from Guayaquil, the Gold Accreditation from the organization Accreditation Canada International.

The Minister of Public Health, Carina Vance, received the accreditation seal from Sébastien Audette, president of the aforementioned organization. “We’re betting on a health model in which quality and warmth in the care of patients is the main objective”, said Vance.

Guayaquil’s Children’s Hospital is the first public hospital in Ecuador and Latin America to earn this renowned accreditation. And it is also the first children hospital outside of Canada to receive it, said the Ministry of Public Health (MSP) through a press release.

Ancestral Latin American conference will be held in 2016 in Ecuador

Rigoberta Menchú
Rigoberta Menchú
Ecuador news magazine - Quito, 22 nov - Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, announced Saturday that the Andean country will hold in 2016 the Latin American Conference of Ancestral Villages that aims to revive the indigenous discourse that, in his opinion, has been distorted by extremism.

The event will be coordinated with Rigoberta Menchu Foundation, led by Nobel Peace Guatemalan who visited Quito on Friday to meet with the socialist president.

The road development is one of the icons of progress in Ecuador

roads in Ecuador
roads in Ecuador
Ecuador news magazine - Quito, Nov 22 - The connection between Coast, Sierra and Amazon is now faster by modern road infrastructure to be built in the Andean country, works that have changed the way of life the people of Ecuador and drive economic and social progress of nations.

During the weekly report, the president stressed the importance of the new road Guamote - Socavón which opened a few days ago and with 11 kilometers will become a modern road link connecting Macas to Guayaquil in about six hours.

He recalled that the work was executed with an investment of approximately $ 7 million and had to be entirely rebuilt to allow the forgotten Guamote-Macas road to be finally ended after 111 years.

Initiative to keep the Galapagos clean

Galapagos
Galapagos
Ecuador news magazine - Quito, Nov 22 - State and citizens who work together to maintain the cleanliness of the Galapagos Islands and keep this space free from unused cell phones, unused tires, scrap metal, glass, paper, and cardboard, through the 'Galapagos Clean' campaign, as it was informed by a report from the Environment Ministry.

The campaing initiated in August with the collection of used tires. Likewise, until this Friday, glass, paper, cardboard and cell phones remains will be removed from the place. The campaing will be held until next December 19.

According to this Ministry of State, these wastes will be subject to new production processes in the hands of skilled operators.

Ecuador will implement investment systems to boost innovative entrepreneurship

Rene Ramirez
Rene Ramirez
Ecuador news magazine - Quito, Nov 22 - The Ecuadorian government will implement a new system of investment to boost innovative ventures, overcome the logic and transform the productive matrix of the country, as reported by President Rafael Correa.

In his weekly report, the president stressed that the Andean country successfully passed the first stage, in which the state recovered and optimized resources for development and social welfare.

However, he said that it's time to "make the leap to innovation" and increase resources based on science and technology.

Delegations of Paraguay and Ecuador analyze topics of bilateral cooperation

the meeting
the meeting
Ecuador news magazine - Quito Nov 22- Several cooperation topics were analyzed during the bilateral meeting of members of the Presidential Cabinets of Paraguay and Ecuador, led by Presidents Rafael Correa and Horacio Cartes from Ecuador and Paraguay, respectively. 

The host President, Rafael Correa, reiterated his welcome to the delegation and ratified that Ecuador is interested in cooperating with Paraguay, given that this nation is a power on agricultural and livestock matters. 

“They’re cooperating with us, for instance to develop our meat livestock”, he said.

He added that Ecuador may advice Paraguay on topics such as Government by Results, Development Plan, control system, territorial division by districts, among others. “I believe that in this area we can share our experience, our successes and our mistakes”, he noted.