Cabinet of Bolivia

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Council of Ministers of Bolivia, or Cabinet of Bolivia, is part of the executive branch of the Bolivian government, consisting of the heads of the variable number of government ministries. The Council of Ministers are ministers of state and conduct the day-to-day business of public administration within Bolivia.[1] The President of Bolivia may freely reorganize the executive branch, with the most recent comprehensive reorganization occurring in February 2009.[2] Since then, the Ministry for the Legal Defense of the State has become the independent office of Solicitor General, and the Ministry of Communication has been created.

Cabinet of Bolivia
Current: Cabinet of Luis Arce
Agency overview
TypeAdvisory body
HeadquartersLa Paz, Bolivia
Employees18 members:
Agency executive

Current CabinetEdit

Portfolio Minister Party Prof. Took office Left office Term Ref.
President Luis Arce MAS Eco. 8 November 2020 Incumbent 316 [3]
Vice President David Choquehuanca MAS Dip. 8 November 2020 Incumbent 316
Minister of Foreign Affairs Rogelio Mayta MAS Law. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][5]
Minister of the Presidency María Nela Prada[a] MAS Dip. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][8]
Minister of Government Eduardo del Castillo MAS Law. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][9]
Minister of Defense Edmundo Novillo MAS Law. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][10]
Minister of Development Planning Gabriela Mendoza MAS Eco. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][11]
Minister of Economy and Public Finance Marcelo Montenegro MAS Eco. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][12]
Minister of Hydrocarbons Franklin Molina Ortiz MAS Eco. 9 November 2020 19 November 2020 315 [4][13]
Minister of Hydrocarbons and Energies 19 November 2020 Incumbent [14]
Minister of Productive Development and the Plural Economy Néstor Huanca Chura MAS Eco. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][15]
Minister of Public Works, Services, and Housing Edgar Montaño MAS Eng. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][16]
Minister of Mining and Metallurgy Ramiro Villavicencio MAS Eng. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4]
Minister of Justice and Institutional Transparency Iván Lima MAS Law. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][17]
Minister of Labor, Employment, and Social Security Verónica Navia Tejada MAS Soc. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4]
Minister of Health Édgar Pozo MAS Dr. 9 November 2020 19 November 2020 68 [4]
Minister of Health and Sports 19 November 2020 16 January 2021 [14]
Jeyson Auza MAS Dr. 16 January 2021 Incumbent 247 [18][19]
Minister of Environment and Water Juan Santos Cruz MAS Uni. 9 November 2020 Incumbent 315 [4][20]
Minister of Education, Sports, and Cultures Adrián Quelca MAS Prof. 9 November 2020 19 November 2020 315 [4][21]
Minister of Education 19 November 2020 Incumbent [14]
Minister of Rural Development and Land Wilson Cáceres Cárdenas MAS Uni. 9 November 2020 1 December 2020 22 [4]
Edwin Characayo MAS Agr. 1 December 2020 14 April 2021 134 [22][23]
Office vacant 14 April 2021 – 20 April 2021 6 [24][25]
Remmy Gonzáles MAS A.E. 20 April 2021 Incumbent 153 [26][27]
Minister of Cultures, Decolonization, and Depatriarchalization Office vacant 13 November 2020 – 20 November 2020 7 [28]
Sabina Orellana MAS Uni. 20 November 2020 Incumbent 304 [29][30]
Minister of Energies Office vacant 9 November 2020 – 12 November 2020 3 [31]
Franklin Molina Ortiz MAS Eco. 12 November 2020 19 November 2020 7
Office merged with the Ministry of Hydrocarbons [14]

ResourcesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Acting Foreign Minister: 4 January 2021 – 28 January 2021.[6][7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Country Studies: Bolivia
  2. ^ Supreme Decree 29894, 7 February 2009.
  3. ^ "Luis Arce asume la presidencia de Bolivia | Voice of America - Spanish". www.vozdeamerica.com (in Spanish). Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p "Decreto Presidencial N° 4389". gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 9 November 2020. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  5. ^ "MINISTERIO DE RELACIONES EXTERIORES | Cancilleria de Bolivia". web.archive.org. 2 May 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  6. ^ "Decreto Supremo N° 4439". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 4 January 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  7. ^ "El canciller Rogelio Mayta retoma sus funciones tras superar el COVID-19". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  8. ^ "María Nela Prada, la primera mujer que es ministra de la Presidencia". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  9. ^ "El constitucionalista Eduardo del Castillo es el nuevo Ministro de Gobierno". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  10. ^ "Edmundo Novillo, exgobernador de Cochabamba, es el nuevo ministro de Defensa". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  11. ^ "Gabriela Mendoza, exviceministra de Política Tributaria, es ministra de Planificación". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  12. ^ "Marcelo Montenegro, el brazo derecho de Luis Arce para sacar a flote la economía". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  13. ^ "Molina, experto en desarrollo energético, es el nuevo ministro de Hidrocarburos". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  14. ^ a b c d "Decreto Presidencial N° 4397". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 19 November 2020. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  15. ^ "Néstor Huanca, máster en gestión gubernamental, es ministro de Desarrollo Productivo". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  16. ^ "Iván Arias entrega personalmente su despacho, Montaño le dice: 'Es de caballeros estar aquí'". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  17. ^ "Iván Lima asumirá como ministro de Justicia". Correo del Sur (in Spanish). Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  18. ^ "Decreto Presidencial N° 4454". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 16 January 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  19. ^ "Pozo abandona el gabinete por el COVID-19 y Auza es nuevo ministro de Salud". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  20. ^ "Enfrentar los incendios, la primera tarea de Cruz, nuevo ministro de Medio Ambiente y Agua". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  21. ^ "El profesor Adrián Quelca es el nuevo ministro de Educación, Culturas y Deporte". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  22. ^ "Decreto Presidencial N° 4405". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 1 December 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  23. ^ "Destituyen a Cáceres, Arce posesiona a Characayo como ministro de Desarrollo Rural y Tierras". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  24. ^ "Decreto Presidencial 4485 de 14 de Abril de 2021". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 14 April 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  25. ^ "Observan que Gobierno no posesiona nuevo ministro de Tierras hace 5 días". www.paginasiete.bo (in Spanish). Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  26. ^ "Decreto Presidencial N° 4488". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 20 April 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  27. ^ "Remy Gonzales asume como Ministro de Desarrollo Rural, Arce advierte que será 'implacable' contra la corrupción". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  28. ^ "Decreto Supremo N° 4393 de 13 de Noviembre de 2020". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  29. ^ "Decreto Presidencial N° 4398". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. 20 November 2020. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  30. ^ "Sabina Orellana fue posesionada como Ministra de Culturas, llama a acabar con el racismo". La Razón | Noticias de Bolivia y el Mundo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  31. ^ "Decreto Presidencial N° 4391 de 12 de Noviembre de 2020". www.gacetaoficialdebolivia.gob.bo. Retrieved 10 June 2021.