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Dec. 6, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-DATA-3

According to Figure 8, in 2011, in Ecuador, 25% of land was owned by the individual male, 30% by the individual female, 36% by the principal couple, 1% by all household members, and 8% by another regime (ENB-Coder Comment)
Dec. 6, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

According to Figure 8, in 2011, in Ecuador, 25% of land was owned by the individual male, 30% by the individual female, 36% by the principal couple, 1% by all household members, and 8% by another regime (ENB-Coder Comment)
Dec. 6, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-DATA-3

According to Figure 7, in 2012, about 26% of land was owned by women (ENB-Coder Comment)
Dec. 6, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

According to Figure 7, in 2012, about 26% of land was owned by women (ENB-Coder Comment)
Dec. 6, 2017, 5 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: ERBG-DATA-5

According to Table 5, about 72% of economically active women are employed by the services sector, about 10% are employed by the industry sector, and about 13% are employed by the agriculture sector (ENB-Coder Comment)
Dec. 6, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

According to Table 5, about 72% of economically active women are employed by the services sector, about 10% are employed by the industry sector, and about 13% are employed by the agriculture sector (ENB-Coder Comment)
Nov. 30, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)
Nov. 30, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: IAW-PRACTICE-1

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)."The study explains that...in Ecuador, the most common form of ownership is by the principal couple"(26-27)
Nov. 30, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
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Variables: LRW-LAW-1

According to AgeOfConsent's data, the legal age of consent is 14 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Nov. 30, 2017, 1:15 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)
Nov. 30, 2017, 1:13 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: IAD-PRACTICE-1

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)
Nov. 30, 2017, 12:48 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)
Nov. 29, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-DATA-3

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)."The study explains that...in Ecuador, the most common form of ownership is by the principal couple"(26-27)."In Ecuador, more parcels are owned by individual females than by individual males"(27)
Nov. 29, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"A recent study in Ecuador found that due to its community property regime and equal inheritance practices, the gender gap in asset ownership is almost absent (Deere and Diaz 2011)"(26)."The study explains that...in Ecuador, the most common form of ownership is by the principal couple"(26-27)."In Ecuador, more parcels are owned by individual females than by individual males"(27)
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

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Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"Since 2006, the Jungle Mamas program has been working in collaboration with the Achuar Nation of Ecuador to develop a model of addressing maternal, infant, and community health in a way that is culturally appropriate, empowering, and sustainable"(para 1)."Ecuador’s Achuar population, nearing approximately 7,000 between the provinces of Pastaza and Morona-Santiago, resides in some of the most remote and hard to access primary rainforest in the country. Due large in part to both geographic and socio-economic limitations, access to healthcare both at the community and urban levels has been significantly limited for the Achuar people.Our model of working with the Achuar is one that addresses all of these limitations by ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"Ecuador’s Achuar population, nearing approximately 7,000 between the provinces of Pastaza and Morona-Santiago, resides in some of the most remote and hard to access primary rainforest in the country. Due large in part to both geographic and socio-economic limitations, access to healthcare both at the community and urban levels has been significantly limited for the Achuar people.Our model of working with the Achuar is one that addresses all of these limitations by empowering Achuar women and their communities to reduce all preventable deaths in pregnancy, childbirth, and with newborns"(para 2-3)."Ecuador’s current health priority is reducing maternal and neonatal mortality at the national level. As of 2012, the national maternal mortality ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

"Ecuador’s Achuar population, nearing approximately 7,000 between the provinces of Pastaza and Morona-Santiago, resides in some of the most remote and hard to access primary rainforest in the country. Due large in part to both geographic and socio-economic limitations, access to healthcare both at the community and urban levels has been significantly limited for the Achuar people.Our model of working with the Achuar is one that addresses all of these limitations by empowering Achuar women and their communities to reduce all preventable deaths in pregnancy, childbirth, and with newborns"(para 2-3)."Achuar territory spans both the Morona-Santiago and Pastaza provinces, where both maternal and infant mortality are high. In the province of ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"Since 2006, the Jungle Mamas program has been working in collaboration with the Achuar Nation of Ecuador to develop a model of addressing maternal, infant, and community health in a way that is culturally appropriate, empowering, and sustainable"(para 1)."Ecuador’s Achuar population, nearing approximately 7,000 between the provinces of Pastaza and Morona-Santiago, resides in some of the most remote and hard to access primary rainforest in the country. Due large in part to both geographic and socio-economic limitations, access to healthcare both at the community and urban levels has been significantly limited for the Achuar people.Our model of working with the Achuar is one that addresses all of these limitations by ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: MMR-PRACTICE-1

"Ecuador’s Achuar population, nearing approximately 7,000 between the provinces of Pastaza and Morona-Santiago, resides in some of the most remote and hard to access primary rainforest in the country. Due large in part to both geographic and socio-economic limitations, access to healthcare both at the community and urban levels has been significantly limited for the Achuar people.Our model of working with the Achuar is one that addresses all of these limitations by empowering Achuar women and their communities to reduce all preventable deaths in pregnancy, childbirth, and with newborns"(para 2-3)."Ecuador’s current health priority is reducing maternal and neonatal mortality at the national level. As of 2012, the national maternal mortality ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: NGOFW-DATA-1

"Since 2006, the Jungle Mamas program has been working in collaboration with the Achuar Nation of Ecuador to develop a model of addressing maternal, infant, and community health in a way that is culturally appropriate, empowering, and sustainable"(para 1)."Ecuador’s Achuar population, nearing approximately 7,000 between the provinces of Pastaza and Morona-Santiago, resides in some of the most remote and hard to access primary rainforest in the country. Due large in part to both geographic and socio-economic limitations, access to healthcare both at the community and urban levels has been significantly limited for the Achuar people.Our model of working with the Achuar is one that addresses all of these limitations by ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"Ecuador’s current health priority is reducing maternal and neonatal mortality at the national level. As of 2012, the national maternal mortality rate was 60.20 maternal deaths per 100,000 livebirths and it’s infant mortality rate was 12.76/1,000 live births*. This information is primarily comprised of urban areas where populations have easy access to hospitals and medical attention"(para 5)."Achuar territory spans both the Morona-Santiago and Pastaza provinces, where both maternal and infant mortality are high. In the province of Morona-Santiago, the maternal mortality rate was 116.32/100,000 live births, or in other words, the fourth highest in the country*. The infant mortality rate was reported at 9.23/1,000 live births*. In the Province of ...more
Sept. 20, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: WAM-PRACTICE-1, WAM-DATA-1

"We have translated Spanish and Achuar versions of the documentary film collaboration with the organization, Girls Thinking Global. The film, 'The Heart of Everything—Jungle Mamas: Changemakers in the Amazon' features the origin story behind what made Jungle Mamas possible in addition to how the program is successfully working today to reach the entire Achuar population of Ecuador (approximately 7,000 people) by training Community Maternal Health Promoters.These Community Maternal Health Promoters, some of whom are featured in the documentary, are the women who are on the frontlines, working to provide prenatal care, attend births, and provide post-partum follow-up; ultimately working to prevent maternal and neonatal deaths for families living in the ...more
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

1.0