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Ecuador: ‘March for Life’ Protests Mining

The March for Life, Water and Dignity started on March 8 from El Pangui, in the Ecuadorian Amazon, and plans to reach the capital, Quito, on March 22, World Water Day. The march, organized by the Indigenous Confederation, is a protest against President Correa's decision to boost mining and oil exploration. Further information can be found on the site March for Life [es] or on their Twitter account @marchavida [es].

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