The social and economic crisis, exacerbated by the covid-19 Latest Mailing Database pandemic, has exposed the lack of public policies of the center-right government of Lasso, a politician and banker who last year defeated the Correísta candidate Andrés Arauz in the second round of the elections. , but which has had to govern with an opposition majority Latest Mailing Database in Congress and a latent opposition in the streets . Lasso has prioritized safeguarding the interests of large Latest Mailing Database companies and banks, further deepening inequality gaps.
The country's crisis combines, in fact, the most diverse Latest Mailing Database factors. Inflation and the permanent rise in prices make it difficult for almost 70% of the population to cover the basic food basket . The agricultural sector –especially small producers–, already badly hit, suffers even more from the effects of the war between Russia and Ukraine. To this are added the lack of medicines and the crisis in the health system, as well as the increase in unemployment rates and high rates of Latest Mailing Database inadequate employment, which cover 62.6% of active people – especially women, young , indigenous and Latest Mailing Database Afro-descendant peoples and nationalities–.
Added to this scenario is the reduction in the budget for Latest Mailing Database universities and the breach of the campaign promise of unrestricted admission to study houses, in addition to the Latest Mailing Database powerful wave of violence with acts of hired assassins - in which members of the assets of the Latest Mailing Database police forces– and the prison crisis , with the murder of dozens of inmates.