Farmers are scheduled to hold a protest in Asunción on Tuesday, November 10, to demand better economic policies to tackle the economic crisis caused by climate issues and the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. As of yet, details regarding locations and start time have not been announced, however, demonstrators are likely to gather near government buildings, major public plazas, or parks, especially in downtown areas. Localized overland travel disruptions and a heightened security presence should be anticipated in the vicinity of the protest sites.
Further associated demonstrations are possible in the near term.
Those in Asunción are advised to monitor developments, avoid all demonstrations and political gatherings as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by local authorities.