Rosalía Arteaga

Ex Presidenta de Ecuador, activista ambiental y de educación


First Ecuadorian women becoming President and Vice-President of the Republic of Ecuador. She was also Vice-minister of Culture and Minister of Education. General Secretary of Amazon Cooperation Treaty Organization ACTO.


She is a lawyer, a doctor of jurisprudence, a journalism graduate and a Master’s degree in Basic Education and Rescue of Cultural Values


Writer, gives conferences, promotes education and enviorenment care.


Collaborates with some national and international media.

Her books include essays, poetic prose, poetry, children and Young literature. Her poems have been part of various anthologies in Ecuador and other countries.  





Executive President

FIDAL Foundation


President of the Advisory Council  of Cofuturo Foundation


Member of the Board of the World Academy of Art and Sciences

 Member of the Board of Trustees of the Library of Alexandria (Egypt)


Honorary Member of the Royal Academy of European Doctors


High Commissioner Panamazonia Manaos – Brasil


Senior Executive Education Advisor of the China U.S. Business Association


Member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Otavalo


Member of the Board of Trustees of SEK University


Vice-President of the Youth Symphony Orchestra Foundation


Member of Atlantis Group


Member of the Board of Women Political Leaders


Member of the Board of World Sustainable Development Forum


Member of UNIDAS


Member of the Board of Trustees of UBBIQUO


Honorary Chairperson of the International Women´s Club IWC


Member of the Board of Advisors of the Global Chamber of Business Leaders






Honorary Professor of Fujian University in China


Emerit Administrator of the Amazon, awarded by the network of Amazonian Universities-UNAMAZ, Belem, Brazil.


Honorary Professor of University of Tarapoto in Peru


Honoraty Professor of Catholic University of Cuenca in Ecuador


Doctor Honoris Causa from the California International University


Distinguished Fellow  of the American Society of Diplomacy and Political Science


Numbered Academician of the International Academy of Social Sciences IASS, Palm Beach


Decoration Government of Guayas-Ecuador, for life trajectory


Award Castillo Azul – Bolivia


Nariño Department, Nariño Governor´s Order in the Grade of Gran Cruz


Order of the Congress of Colombia in the Grade of Extraordinary Cross, obtained in Santa Fé de Bogotá, Colombia. “Order of Democracy”


Decoration Rio Branco in Order of the Great Cross, by the Government of Brazil


Decoration by the State Legislature of Goias – Brazil with the medal of Legislative Merit “Pedro Ludovico Teixera”


Lifetime Achievement Award Mrs Benazir Bhutto of the Intenational Human Rights Commission


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