Global civil society activity in Quito, Ecuador

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Quito is the capital of Ecuador, the country's second most populous city, and at an elevation of 2,850 metres (9,350 ft) above sea level, it is the second highest official capital city in the world, after La Paz, and the official capital city that is closest to the equator. It is located in the Guayllabamba river basin, on the eastern slopes of Pichincha, an active stratovolcano in the Andes Mountains.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Quito is ranked #177 over a 20 year period,
with 248 meetings since 1998.


Quito is ranked #238 in 2018, with 5 meetings.

Organizations based in Quito

Pan American Center for Geographical Studies and Research Est. 1973

Association for an Integral Health and Citizenship of Latin America and the Caribbean

Energy-Economic Information System for the Latin American and Caribbean Region Est. 1973

Agencia Latinoamericana de Información Est. 1976

Protocol for the Protection of the Southeast Pacific Against Pollution from Land-based Sources Est. 1983

Catholic Association for Latin American and Caribbean Communication

Latin American Institute for Social Research Est. 1974

Sociedad Iberolatinoamericana de Columna Est. 1991

Network for a Latin America Free of Transgenics Est. 1999

Association of Telecommunication Enterprises of the Andean Community Est. 1974

Latin American Association of Popular Education and Communication Est. 1972

Asociación Andina de Empresas e Instituciones de Servicio de Agua Potable y Saneamiento Est. 1986

Complementary Protocol to the Agreement on Regional Cooperation in Combating Pollution of the Southeast Pacific by Hydrocarbons and other Harmful Substances Est. 1983

Andean Center of Popular Action Est. 1977

Latin American Network for Community Marketing Est. 1991

Latin American Energy Organization Est. 1973

Andean Social Management Corporation Est. 1989

Ecumenical Human Rights Committee Est. 1978

Ecological Sanitation for Latin America and the Caribbean

International Centre of Advanced Communication Studies for Latin America Est. 1959

Plataforma Interamericana de Derechos Humanos, Democracia y Desarrollo Est. 1992

Organización Católica Latinoamericana y Caribeña de Comunicación Est. 1987

Court of Justice of the Andean Community Est. 1979

Latin American Odontological Federation Est. 1917

Latin American Council of Churches Est. 1982

View More profiles (33 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Quito

2020 Biennial CongressInternational Primatological Society

View More Future Events (1 total) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Quito

2020 Annual Conference – International Association for Feminist Economics
2019 Annual Conference – Latin American Group for Public Administration
2019 Central and South America Regional Meeting – AGN International
2019 Congress – Sociedad Latinoamericana de Rinologia y Cirugia Plastica Facial
2019 Congress – Pan American League of Associations for Rheumatology
2019 International Conference on Tourism and Accessibility – World Tourism Organization
2018 General Assembly – Latin American Association of Metros and Subways
2018 Annual Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol – Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer
2018 Meeting – United Nations Environment Programme
2018 Quadrennial Congress – Latin American Society for Botany
2018 Annual Conference – International Society of Franchising
2018 Annual Educators Conference – Association for American Schools in South America
2017 Regional conference – International Society for Third-Sector Research
2017 Annual Convention – Ibero American Network Marketing in Health
2017 General Assembly – Panamerican Surety Association
2017 Autumn Convention – International Association for Political Science Students
2016 Congress – Latin American Society of Soil Science
2016 United Nations Conference on Human Settlements – United Nations
2016 Conference on Affordable and Adequate Housing – Housing Europe - The European Federation for Public Cooperative and Social Housing
2016 Continental Conference – Associação Evangélica de Educação Teológica na América Latina
2016 Congress – Asociación Latinoamericana de Medicina Reproductiva
2016 General Conference – International Circle of Penal Abolitionists
2016 Plenary Assembly – Pan-American Confederation of Mountain Sports and Climbing
2015 Annual Meeting – Association of Third World Studies
2015 ICLA : IAPSS Conference in Latin America – International Association for Political Science Students

View More Past Events (553 total) in The International Congress Calendar

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