Ecuador's Presidential election is February 19th, 2017. This upcoming election is a major change for the Ecuadorian democracy since it will determine a new leader after a decade of leadership under Rafael Correa. For a minor insight into the election and to see what I discovered while filming in Ecuador, check the video!

Ecuador's Presidential Election

What You Should Know

  • Ecuador's current President, Rafael Correa, has been in power for the last decade.
  • Voting is mandatory for all Ecuadorian citizens, and the government issues proof of voting cards for all voters to carry with them after the election. Voting is on February 19th.
  • There is a large divide, and no clear favorite for President.


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