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Political fragmentation

Political breaking up in Colombia: a Tower of Babel

Thirty-six parties and more than 1,500 groups registered at the National Electoral Council participated in the recent elections, endorsing governors, mayors, departmental assemblies and municipal councils.

Local elections in Ecuador: fragmentation and legitimacy crisis

The result is consistent with the phenomenon that Latin America is experiencing: an atomization of political forces.

Elections in Ecuador: between pandemic and economic crisis

Several countries in the region will hold elections soon. In some cases, pre-existing crises triggered intense mobilizations that were drastically interrupted by the pandemic. The situation, for all these cases, revolves around the connection between economic crisis and health crisis.