Ecuador is a small, less developed country in South America that is abundant in biological and cultural diversity. In 1972 Ecuador became an oil exporter and since then this product is the centerpiece of the national economy.
List of 2012 Documents and Cases
Nicaragua Files New Proceedings Against Costa Rica Before the International Court of Justice over Sovereignty Violations and Major Environmental Damages to its Territory
On 22 December 2011 the Republic of Nicaragua filed suit against the Republic of Costa Rica at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) alleging that Costa Rica’s plan for the construction of a road along the border area between the two countries violates its territorial integrity and has serious environmental consequences to the ecosystem.