Johis Alarcón

Photographer
  
Ecuador Unrest
Location: Ecuador
Nationality: Ecuadorian
Biography: Johanna Alarcón (1992) is a freelance photojournalist and visual storyteller based in Ecuador. Johanna´s work is focused on social justice, human rights, and gender related issues. She is a National Geographic Explorer and member of... read on
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Ecuador Unrest
Copyright johis alarcón 2021
Date of Work 10/03/19 - 10/08/19
Updated 11/27/19
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Ecuador Unrest

In October 2020, Ecuador had the worst unrest in more than a decade. Indigenous movement and differents social organizations paralyzed the country for more than a week. Protesters are angry over President Lenin Moreno's decision to cut decades-old fuel subsidies and implement tax and labor reforms. At least nine people have been killed by the police and hundreds wounded. More than 700 people have also been arrested.

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