COVID-19 has been undermining the life and economic resources of Ecuadorians due to the loss of jobs, the closure of businesses, the increase in drug use, especially in the children of vulnerable sectors, who, Furthermore, in the absence of work, they are recruited by the drug cartels to be micro-traffickers, placers of chulquero loans as a means of money laundering, or to swell the ranks of the hitmen, in the face of bad distributions, the lack of payment or betrayals.
Like COVID, corruption has also taken on pandemic characteristics in the last 14 years, by ignoring the pain, needs and suffering of families due to the contagion and loss of family members, due to the hoarding of medicines and / or supplies doctors, or by inhumane exploitation thanks to their overpricing; sufficient reasons to find the motivation that led the majority of Ecuadorians to bet on a different model to that of the socialist, lying, corrupt and inept correísmo.
During the pre-campaign and the electoral campaign itself, the successful model of public-private management in the administrations of Eng. León Febres-Cordero and Ab. Jaime Nebot; added to the success, privately, of Guillermo Lasso as manager of social actions. Such a situation contrasted with the socialist debacle was the reason why the electorate chose as a last resort of hope, to bet on the successful model to be replicated at the national level from the Executive; in addition to becoming the visible expression of repudiation of Correísmo and what this represented.
So that such hopes are not in vain, citizens must be clear about the need to ensure governability, which can only be a reality if we fulfill our civic duty to promote the social pact of moratorium, of at least the first year of government, to see if according to the results the radical positions of certain social sectors fit or not; only then can we achieve the desired well-being.