In the second presidential round, Gustavo Petro won the elections in Colombia with more than 50% of the votes and 99.86% of the tables counted. In her first speech, Márquez, vice president said, go for the rights of the diverse LGBTQ + community, as well as for the rights of their mother earth, the care of biodiversity and eradicate structural racism. While Petro thanked France and the meaning for the people of Colombia. On his Twitter he wrote: "Today is a holiday for the people. May they celebrate the first popular victory. May so many sufferings be cushioned in the joy that today floods the heart of the Homeland. This victory for God and for the People and their history Today is the day of the streets and squares."