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Ecuador earthquake survivor rescued from rubble two weeks after disaster

The Independent - ‎7 hours ago‎
A 72-year-old man has been rescued after being trapped under rubble for almost two weeks following a devastating earthquake that hit Ecuador. A Venezuelan task force rescued Mr Manuel Vasquez from under the wreckage on after hearing noises coming ...

Bedford company sending drones to survey earthquake damage in Ecuador

CBC.ca - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
A Halifax area drone company will team up with an energy engineering firm to put high-end technology to the disaster-relief test in Ecuador during the next 10 days. AeroVision Canada, located in Bedford, will partner with Waterford Energy Services Inc ...

What Can You Do To Help The People Of Ecuador?

The Alternative Daily (blog) - ‎11 hours ago‎
It's tough to imagine - in an instant, your life is turned upside down. Loved ones are lost and your family home is leveled. This nightmare scenario is exactly what the people of Ecuador are currently experiencing. As rescue workers continue to search ...
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Ecuador death toll continuing to rise following quake

Fox News Latino - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Ecuador's Risk Management Secretariat, or SGR, raised to 660 the number of people who died in the earthquake last April 16 along the country's northern coast, while reporting that 33 people are still missing and that 22,421 are living in temporary ...
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Toronto gets moving for Ecuador

Toronto Sun - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
The devastating 7.8-magnitude quake hit several towns in Manabi - a seaside western Ecuadorian province - leaving more than 600 deaths and thousands injured.

Disaster Capitalism: Ecuador Forced to Pay US Oil Giant $180M

teleSUR English - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Critics warn that forcing Ecuador to pay off the settlement now could hamper relief efforts in a country still recovering from a 7.8-magnitute earthquake.

Your Dream Getaway in Ecuador From Just $75000

International Living - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
But if you adjust your retirement compass from east to south, you'll find that such a life can be had at a very reasonable cost in Quito, Ecuador. This city of over two million people has something for everyone. Art galleries, science museums ...

'Ecuador We Are With You!' Earthquake Relief Continues on Comcast Cares Day

NBC 6 South Florida - ‎20 hours ago‎
Andrea Perez is another Ecuadorian who is so grateful. “Kids need a lot of donations, kids' clothes and shoes. Our elderly, our animals, they need all the help that they can get," she said.
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Ecuador to hike taxes, sell assets to fund quake rebuilding

CBC.ca - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Ecuador will temporarily increase some taxes, sell assets, and may issue new bonds on the international market to fund a multi-billion dollar reconstruction after a devastating 7.8 magnitude quake, a somber President Rafael Correa said on Wednesday.

Hexham dad caught up in Ecuador earthquake which has killed more than 600 people

ChronicleLive - ‎9 hours ago‎
Northumberland ex-pat Si Kendrick has told how he was caught up in a violent earthquake in Ecuador which has killed almost 650 people.
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Chinese companies help in disaster relief after Ecuador's earthquake

Xinhua - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Employees of Construction company CAMC Engineering were donating to the quake-hit zones in Ecuador on April 18, 2016. (Xinhua).

Kodiaks bring aid to quake-devastated Ecuador April 30, 2016 at 8:00 am |

Bonner County Daily Bee - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
SANDPOINT - The Kodiak, built by Quest Aircraft Company of Sandpoint has been delivering aid to earthquake-struck Ecuador and airlifting the injured to area hospitals.

Community donates goods to earthquake victims in Ecuador

Standard Speaker - ‎9 hours ago‎
When Freddy Calle invited Hazleton residents to drop off supplies for victims of the earthquake in Ecuador, he thought he could deliver the gifts to JFK airport in his van.

Patchogue for Ecuador fundraiser runs from 3-6 pm at Patchogue Theatre

www.greaterpatchogue.com (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎15 hours ago‎
“The short-term goal is fundraising and relief efforts with what happened in Ecuador,” Greater Patchogue Chamber of Commerce executive director David Kennedy said earlier this week.

Montero, Valencia named to 40-man Ecuador squad for Copa America

Goal.com - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Gustavo Quinteros has named a strong domestic-based contingent and also has four Premier League players in his preliminary Ecuador group. Antonio Valencia, Enner Valencia and Jefferson Montero have been named in Gustavo Quinteros' provisional ...

'They were taking me away to be the main hostage for ransom': NDP MP Nathan Cullen

CBC.ca - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
And increasing, as the terrorist networks around the world become more and more sophisticated." Cullen speculated that if he had been taken to Colombia instead of his Ecuadorian colleague, the kidnappers might have sought a high price, on the ...

Canada pledges additional $900000 for Ecuador earthquake relief efforts

The Globe and Mail - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Canada is contributing another $900,000 to earthquake-stricken Ecuador, but has decided against sending the military's Disaster Assistance Response Team.
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Direct Relief Airlifts 47 Tons of Critical Medical Aid to Ecuador

PR Newswire (press release) - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
ONTARIO, Calif., April 29, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Direct Relief today airlifted 47 tons of medical supplies to Ecuador, the largest single shipment of emergency medical aid received by Ecuador since the country was struck by a magnitude 7.8 ...

Shocking drone footage of Ecuador earthquake from Aeryon Labs

Cantech Letter - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Canadian emergency relief organization GlobalMedic has been using Scout and SkyRanger small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) built by Aeryon Labs of Waterloo, Ontario, to assist with the earthquake relief operation taking place in coastal Ecuador ...

Student hopes to raise $1500 for Ecuador

Tribune-Review - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
An earthquake that rocked Ecuador two weeks ago knocked down a bridge and caused minor building damage in her hometown of Guayaquil, but her family and friends escaped unscathed, she said.
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