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Opening speech at the X Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean

Partnerships for the reduction of structural inequalities under the framework of the SDGs  


United for a clean city

Gregoria Cruz doesn't just recycle waste, she re-imagines it. She's she's on a mission to create a culture of recycling Peru's second city.  



Perking up the coffee business

Despite the success of their coffee around the world, small producers fight to secure their future and preserve their environment.  


Protecting our planet's lungs

In Peru's Southern Amazon, the indigenous Harakmbut people are warriors against climate change.  


UN statement on heavy rains in Peru

The United Nations System in Peru continues to work in a coordinated manner with the Peruvian Government in face of the situation caused by heavy rains and landslides in various regions of the…  


El Niño in LAC: building capacities in disaster risk management and recovery

The 2014-2016 El Niño is considered one of the strongest in the course of the last decades. UNDP has monitored the impact of El Niño in the region and promoted actions to strengthen countries'…  



Transforming challenges into opportunities

By 2035, most of the world’s poor will be living in urban areas. Achieving the Global Goals will require us to make cities more inclusive and sustainable.  


Chile and Peru sign landmark agreement to sustain world’s largest single species fishery

For the last five years Chile and Peru have been assisted by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through the The Humboldt Current Large Marine…  

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