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News Ecuador » Loja: The Forest That Blooms Brilliantly for Just a Few Days a Year

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/guayacan-forest-ecuador
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Fabián Altamirano, the Zonal Coordinator for Ecuador’s Ministry of Tourism in Loja and the surrounding areas, is the person responsible for the thousands of tourists who have flocked to the area in the last five years. In 2009, Altamirano assembled a ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Ecuador: Deforestation destroys more dry forest than climate change

News channel or source: http://environmentalresearchweb.org/cws/article/yournews/71105
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

A large proportion of Ecuador's rare dry forests are located in the southwest ... from the Thünen-Institut and the Ecuadorian Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja, a team from TUM compared the predicted loss of area of tree species caused by ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Consider Retirement in Little-Known Loja, Ecuador

News channel or source: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/consider-retirement-little-known-loja-172059570.html
Publication date: uesday 23 April 2013

Loja (pronounced LOH-ha), Ecuador, has been largely overlooked by the fast-growing numbers of Americans retiring to this country. However, as one expat retiree, Lee Harrison, who retired to Cuenca, Ecuador, puts it, "If I were to plan my retirement to this ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Loja is Ecuador’s Hidden Gem for Retirement

News channel or source: https://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/on-retirement/articles/2017-09-18/loja-is-ecuadors-hidden-gem-for-retirement
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

As cities in Ecuador go, Cuenca is far more popular than Loja. Cuenca is one of the most popular expat destinations in the Americas, with beautiful colonial architecture and loads of amenities. By contrast, Loja is a city for Ecuadorians. Aside from a ...

News Ecuador » Loja: City of Loja (Ecuador) Purchases 30 All-Electric BYD e5 “EcoTaxis”

News channel or source: https://cleantechnica.com/2017/05/02/ecuador-city-buys-30-byd-e5s/
Publication date: uesday 02 May 2017

BYD has rolled out the largest fleet of electric taxis in Ecuador, thanks to the City of Loja purchasing 30 BYD e5 taxis. The purchase of the electric taxis was initiated by a local community-driven effort that secured government funding to finance the ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Five Female Scientists in Developing Countries Get Major Award

News channel or source: http://newsbreaks.infotoday.com/Digest/Five-Female-Scientists-in-Developing-Countries-Get-Major-Award-123337.asp
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

for physics), Silvia González Pérez (Private Technical University of Loja in Ecuador, for theoretical and computational chemistry), Dawn Iona Fox (University of Guyana, for environmental and material chemistry), and Witri Wahyu Lestari (UNS in Indonesia ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Bangladeshi scholar wins int'l award

News channel or source: http://www.thedailystar.net/city/bangladeshi-scholar-wins-intl-award-1536748
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The remaining four are Germaine Djuidje Kenmoe of the University of Yaounde 1 in Cameroon (physics), Silvia González Pérez of Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja in Ecuador (theoretical and computational chemistry), Dawn Iona Fox of the University of ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Do communities and nature have democratic rights?

News channel or source: http://sanjuanislander.com/news-articles/environment-science-whales/environment/26635/feb-22-film-we-the-people-2-0-at-brickworks
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In 2011, the first Rights of Nature lawsuits were decided in Ecuador under the country’s constitutional provisions, upholding the rights of ecosystems. The first case, heard by the Provincial Court of Justice of Loja, featured the Vilcabamba River as the ...

News Ecuador » Loja: Headquarters Company welcomes new "Top" enlisted leader

News channel or source: https://www.army.mil/article/199997/headquarters_company_welcomes_new_top_enlisted_leader
Publication date: Wednesday 31 January 2018

Cristian G. Solano, a native of Loja, Ecuador. Many Area IV community members attended the change of responsibility ceremony which was full of military heritage and symbolism as Soldiers stood tall, exhibiting their discipline in final deference to their ...