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2005 Ecuador News

Spotlight on current media coverage

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Presidencia

Postby planeta » Thu May 05, 2005 5:37 am

Presidencia de la Republica
http://www.presidencia.gov.ec
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Noticias - La difusi

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Inter-American Development Bank News

Postby planeta » Sat Jun 25, 2005 1:33 pm

Press Release - Inter-American Development Bank
June 15 2005

The Inter-American Development Bank today approved an $8 million loan to support the second stage of a program to revitalize the historic downtown of Quito, Ecuador. The resources will enable the Quito municipality to continue investments in infrastructure and social programs to promote economic development, centered on cultural tourism and commerce.


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Sustainable Tourism Bank Watch
http://www.planeta.com/ecotravel/tour/bankwatch.html

IDB Spotlight
http://www.planeta.com/ecotravel/tour/e ... t.html#IDB
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Seminar

Postby planeta » Thu Jul 07, 2005 10:05 am

ANNOUNCEMENT -- Planeta.com has a new branch on our Forum to preview upcoming web seminars in Ecuador. The seminars will focusing on improving internet skills in promoting tourism.

REFERENCES

Ecuador Guide
http://www.planeta.com/ecuador.html

Seminaro Web
http://www.planeta.com/seminars/mtw2.html

Web Seminar
http://www.planeta.com/seminars/mtw.html

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Texas-Ecuador Feature

Postby planeta » Thu Jul 28, 2005 6:13 am

Seeing the Forest and the trees
>> http://www.utexas.edu/features/2005/biodiversity

The Achuar, an indigenous group in eastern Ecuador, live on their ancestral lands much as they have for generations. They follow tribal law, keep small household gardens and hunt in the forest for the pigs, monkeys and game that have traditionally fed their families. On some of those hunting expeditions this summer, they will be joined by Dr. Rodrigo Sierra and his team of researchers from The University of Texas at Austin. For five years, Rodrigo Sierra and his students have been researching the land management strategies of indigenous communities in Ecuador. Sierra and his team won
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Photos

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MIF news

Postby planeta » Wed Sep 28, 2005 7:17 am

HEADLINES -- The Multilateral Investment Fund announced the approval today of a $1,863,000 grant to the Galapagos Provincial Tourism Board to help finance a program to improve the capacity of small and medium-sized local enterprises to establish links with tourism development in the Galapagos, which depends on the conservation of its world renown natural environment.
>> http://www.iadb.org/NEWS/Display/PRView ... ge=English

Sustainable Tourism Bank Watch
http://www.planeta.com/ecotravel/tour/bankwatch.html
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Local Governance Dialogue in Quito

Postby planeta » Mon Nov 21, 2005 3:45 pm

Upcoming event -- International Local Governance Laboratory (LGL)
"How local good governance can contribute to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDG)" November 30th December 1st, 2005
Quito, Ecuador
http://www.impactalliance.org/ev_en.php ... 2=DO_TOPIC
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Web Seminar Update

Postby planeta » Wed Dec 28, 2005 7:53 am

We have received word that funding for the 2006 web seminar (to be conducted in Ecuador and five other Latin American countries) was not approved, though Cyted has suggested that the project be resubmitted
>> http://www.cyted.org

While this news is a disappointment, Planeta will continue to offer the seminar privately to interested businesses, communities and government offices

Details
http://www.planeta.com/seminars/mtw.html

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