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Andean Group - October 2019

Introduction
In this October edition of Latin American Regional Report: Andean Group we begin with Colombia where, since the approval of law 1787 in 2016 regulating the production of cannabis for medical and scientific purposes, the industry has had impressive growth...
Colombia
Since the approval of law 1787 in Colombia in 2016 regulating the production of cannabis for medical and scientific purposes, the industry has had impressive growth...
Region
A recent spate of media coverage has turned the eyes of the world to deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon, but the issue is important across South America, in the Amazon basin and in other forests...
Ecuador
Ecuador’s President Lenín Moreno’s active pursuit of closer ties with the US is yielding results as the two countries move away from mutual suspicion toward a more amicable relationship...
On 16 May 2019 Ecuador’s President Lenín Moreno issued a decree announcing a 30-day state of exception in the country’s prisons which was then renewed on 15 July for an additional 30 days...
Venezuela-Colombia
In a press conference on 20 September, Venezuela’s communications minister Jorge Rodríguez announced that the Venezuelan armed forces had detained a member of the Colombian paramilitary group known as Los Rastrojos...
Highlights
BOLIVIA | Exports down...

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