People demonstrate for the legalisation of gay marriage and parenting on December 16, 2012 in Paris, France. Antoine Antoniol/Getty Images
People fighting for same-sex marriage rights around the world have seen global support increase in recent years. Australia, Malta, and Germany legalized same-sex marriage in 2017, and Taiwan made history last month , becoming the first government in Asia to welcome legislation on marriage equality.
Ecuador is the latest nation to join the fold, as