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Cross Country Healthcare Nurses Set Off On Fifth Project Perfect ...
BOCA RATON, Fla: Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: CCRN) is once again proudly partnering with Project Perfect World Foundation (PPW) for a fifth charitable medical mission trip to Guayaquil, Ecuador.

Andersen Global Announces Expansion into Ecuador
San Francisco, United States : Andersen Global is proud to announce a new presence in Ecuador through a Collaboration Agreement with two leading tax advisory firms, FIDESBURo Cia. Ltda. and PROFILE Cia. Ltda.

Ecuadorian Lawyer and Elite Athlete Awarded AISTS Female Leader ...
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, August 9, 2017 : The AISTS has awarded the third annual AISTS Future Female Leader in Sport scholarship to 26-year-old lawyer and elite athlete, Ana Isabel Vivar Aguirre.

From Bean To Bar: New Documentary With Minka Kelly Reveals The Secret ...
NEW YORK, July 26, 2017 : As consumers continue to cultivate an interest in not just what they're eating, but how it's sourced, grown and farmed, Minka Kelly visited Ecuador to shed light on the cocoa journey for chocolate lovers everywhere.

Colombia: UN chief Guterres welcomes start of peace talks with ELN
New York, Feb 9 : United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed yesterday's launch of formal peace talks between the Government of Colombia and the National Liberation Army (ELN) in Ecuador's capital, Quito, his spokesperson said on Wednesday in a statement.

President of India's message on the eve of National Day of Ecuador
New Delhi, Aug 9 : President of India Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Ecuador on the eve of their National Day (August 10, 2016).

Dempsey, Zardes power USA into Copa America semis
London, June 17 : USA have booked their place in the semi-final of the Copa America Centenario after beating Ecuador in their last eight clash at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Friday.

Copa America: Neymar-less Brazil held to goalless draw by Ecuador
Johannesburg, June 5 : Brazil, which are playing without their star striker Neymar, were held to a frustrating goalless draw against Ecuador in their Copa America opening group match at Rose Bowl Stadium in California.

Ecuador: month after quake, humanitarian needs acute; many without ...
New York, May 21: One month after the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that claimed the lives of over 650 people in north-western Ecuador, humanitarian needs remain acute there, as 73,000 people have been displaced, 15,000 people have lost their identity documents, and 17,000 refugees and asylum-seekers, ...

6.7 earthquake hits Ecuador, no casualty
Quito, May 18 : An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter Scale hit western Ecuador on Wednesday.

One hundred babies born every day in areas worst hit by Ecuador quake ...
New York, May 17 : The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Monday reported that on average, up to 100 babies are born every day in Esmeraldas and Manabi, the provinces worst hit by the Ecuador earthquake.

Ecuador: UN reports quake death toll hits 660; donor response poor
New York, May 7 : At the start of the third week of response to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Ecuador, the country's call for USD 72.7 million in financial assistance has received little support while the death toll has risen to 660, the United Nations humanitarian aid wing said on Friday, ...

Ecuador: quake damage to schools impacts 120,000 children - UNICEF
New York, Apr 28 : More than 280 schools have been damaged by the earthquake that hit Ecuador on 16 April, leaving up to 120,000 children temporarily without education, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said.

Ecuador: UN agency to scale up emergency operation to reach 260,000 ...
New York, Apr 25 : The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced on Monday the start of an emergency operation to assist 260,000 vulnerable and food insecure people seriously affected by the earthquake in Ecuador and in desperate need of food and other basic necessities.

Ecuador quake: Death toll nears 650, Correa assures help
Quito(Ecuador), Apr. 24 : A week after a devastating 7.8 quake hit Ecuador, the death toll has risen to 646 according to the latest reports.

Ecuador: Government and UN launch emergency appeal to kick-start ...
New York, Apr 23 : The Government of Ecuador and the United Nations on Friday launched an urgent USD 72.7 million appeal to respond to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck coastal provinces of north-west of the country less than a week ago, aiming to kick-start life-saving assistance, ...

Ecuador earthquake: UN relief chief calls for more support to ...
New York, Apr 22 : The top United Nations relief official wrapped up his two-day mission to Ecuador yesterday, announcing that he is releasing USD 7 million from the UN's Central Emergency Response Fund to assist people affected by the deadly earthquake that struck on Saturday, while calling for ...

Ecuador: Top UN relief official stresses 'solidarity' as earthquake ...
New York, Apr 21 : United Nations Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O'Brien said that more than 21,000 people are in need of immediate shelter following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Ecuador on Saturday night, while the Government has stepped up recovery efforts in conjunction with ...

Ecuador quake death toll nears 500
Manta (Ecuador), Apr. 20 : Rescuers in Ecuador are losing hope of finding more survivors from the deadly earthquake that killed nearly 500 people and dealt a shattering blow to the country's already fragile economy.

Deadly quakes in Japan and Ecuador spotlight need for rigorous ...
New York, Apr 20 : The Head of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) said on Tuesday that the deaths in Ecuador and the dozens of victims in Japan spotlighted a basic fact about earthquakes; that buildings, and not the shake itself, claim most lives.

Ecuador: UN food convoy heads to quake-ravaged areas; some 150,000 ...
New York, Apr 20 :The United Nations food relief agency has sent a convoy to assist some 8,000 people severely affected by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the coast of Ecuador, leaving more than 400 people dead and thousands more in desperate need of humanitarian aid.

Ecuador earthquake: Rescue ops still underway, death toll mounts to ...
Washington D.C., Apr. 19 : Days after a powerful earthquake shook Ecuador's Pacific coast, search teams are still combing the rubble to find any survivors and the death toll climbed to 413.

UN supporting authorities in Ecuador following strongest earthquake ...
New York, Apr 19 : While the Government of Ecuador is leading the response to continue helping people and communities affected by Saturday's 7.8 magnitude earthquake, the United Nations announced it has deployed relief teams to provide additional support.

Ecuador earthquake toll touches 413
Quito, Ecuador, Apr 19 : The death toll int he earthquake which hit Ecuador on Saturday has touched 413, media reports said on Tuesday.

Ecuador earthquake toll touches 350
Quito, Ecuador, Apr 18 :The death toll in the Ecuador earthquake has touched 350, media reports said on Monday.

UN chief condoles Ecuador quake
New York, Apr. 18 : United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condoles the loss of lives in the earthquake in Ecuador.

Ecuador earthquake toll rises to 246
Quito, Ecuador, Apr 17 : As a strong earthquake rocked western Ecuador on Saturday, the death toll has touched 246, reports said on Monday.

Ecuador earthquake toll touches 233
Quito, Ecuador, Apr 17 : The death toll in the earthquake which rocked western Ecuador on Saturday touched 233 on Sunday, officials said.

77 killed as 7.8-magnitude earthquake hits Ecuador
Quito (Ecuador), Apr. 17 : At least 77 people were killed and hundreds injured as Ecuador's Pacific coast witnessed a 7.8-magnitude tremor today.

77 dead after 7.8 magnitude earthquake hits Ecuador
Quito, Ecuador, Apr 17 : The death toll in the powerful earthquake that hit western Ecuador on Saturday rose to 77, media reports said.