Ecuador

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Overview

Those critical of the authorities, including human rights defenders, faced attacks, fines and unfounded criminal charges. The rights of Indigenous Peoples to free, prior and informed consent over decisions affecting their livelihoods were not fulfilled.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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