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  • Lima
  • By 2020, NASCA will have 3 water funds in Peru, 1 of them in consolidation phase (Lima) and 2 more with the asssitance of technical local partners (Piura, Cusco). (nature.org)
  • TNC has three Water Funds at different stages of development in the most critical cities in Peru, in terms of water security, Lima, Piura and Cusco. (nature.org)
  • In five Central American countries, the annual HIV incidence was 5.1% among men who have sex with men, while an incidence of 3.5% has been found among men who have sex with men who attended public health clinics in Lima, Peru. (wikipedia.org)
  • A dried reptile sits on a bottle of natural perfume at Maria Rios' stand at the witches market in Lima, Peru. (yahoo.com)
  • The main international gateway to Peru is in the capital city of Lima. (iexplore.com)
  • The OECD launched the Youth Well-being policy review of Peru study in a high level event organized on Thursday 3rd August in Lima. (oecd.org)
  • The OECD organised together with the Secretaría Nacional de la Juventud (SENAJU) and the Ministry of Education of Peru a multi-stakeholder workshop in Lima, Peru, on the 12 May 2016. (oecd.org)
  • Torrential rains in Northern Peru and the capital city of Lima forced rivers to overflow, generating mudslides and flash flooding. (americares.org)
  • The government fired its ambassador to Peru, forcing him to give up his post to take the blame for the lengthy hostage siege at his residence in Lima. (latimes.com)
  • Graduate students in Lima, Peru, are earning their MBAs at Cal State Fullerton without having to leave home. (latimes.com)
  • Machu Picchu
  • It is a jump-off point for excursions on the Inca Trail and to nearby Machu Picchu , as well as other places of interest in southern Peru, and the communal traveler feel here may be stronger than anywhere else in the world. (destination360.com)
  • Latin America
  • Peru was one of the first countries in Latin America to adopt a syndromic management approach to STIs and offer prophylaxis for preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission, although currently PMTCT coverage is only 56 percent, according to the 2010 UNGASS report. (wikipedia.org)
  • perceptions
  • In 2006, UNICEF, the Peruvian Ministry of Health, and PATH performed an evaluation in Peru to assess perceptions of acceptability and safety of automatic retractable syringes in an immunization setting and their affect on waste disposal. (path.org)
  • Demographic
  • Currently, Peru benefits from a demographic dividend that contributes to addressing socioeconomic challenges and increase productivity and sustainable growth. (oecd.org)
  • With 26.9% of its population aged between 15 and 29, Peru has a demographic dividend to reap that can further boost its development. (oecd.org)
  • Centre
  • Estimating the determinants of a basic human capability, child mortality: an exploration using household level data from Peru", Antwerpen, Belgium: Centre for Development Studies, University of Antwerp, 1997. (macalester.edu)
  • tariffs
  • By 2020, two countries in NASCA will have a complete, approved and fully operation water tariffs scheme with real conservation and mantainance costs canalized by water funds in Peru and Costa Rica. (nature.org)
  • Adjustment of the water tariffs to cover for watershed conservation costs, in order to ensure that the water tariffs in Peru include a fee aimed at investing in ecosystem services efforts that guarantee water provision to cities and economies. (nature.org)
  • On December 4, 1991, under the George H. W. Bush administration, the United States enacted the Andean Trade Preference Act , eliminating tariffs on a number of products from Peru, Bolivia , Colombia , and Ecuador . (wikipedia.org)
  • AIDS
  • Cases of HIV/AIDS in Peru are considered to have reached the level of a concentrated epidemic . (wikipedia.org)
  • There were 3,300 deaths due to AIDS in Peru in 2007 (UNAIDS, 2008), down from 5,600 deaths in 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • HIV/AIDS incidence in the main prisons in Peru is approximately 1.1 percent ( Instituto Nacional Penitenciario [INPE], 2005), and condom use by prison inmates is low (32.8 percent reported in 2004) (INPE, 2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • countries
  • Peru was among the first Latin American countries to establish diplomatic relations with China. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Peruvian trade with China was mostly focused on minerals exports China-Peru ties entered a new stage of development since the two countries established a comprehensive partnership of cooperation in 2005. (globalsecurity.org)
  • China s development is of great significance to Peru, since this country wanted a close and solid relationship with China and that the two countries should also strengthen cooperation in ports, electricity, mining and tourism. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Among the 47 developing countries surveyed for the study, Peru had the greatest rural- urban disparity in stunting rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • poverty
  • Although Peru has rich natural resources and many great places to visit, the poverty scale reaches 27% of the population. (wikitravel.org)
  • Major causes of malnutrition in Peru include food insecurity, diet, poverty, and agricultural productivity, with a combination of factors contributing to individual cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite important advancements (e.g. sharp reduction of the poverty rate, increased access to education), young people in Peru face multiple challenges, which tend to overlap. (oecd.org)
  • strategy
  • TNC's water strategy in Peru focuses on the conservation of priority watersheds and landscapes that contain our primary natural infrastructure for securing reliable supplies of water. (nature.org)
  • city
  • Other similar city is Piura, where most of the water provision comes from Chira-Piura watershed, in the north area of Peru. (nature.org)
  • Though Cuzco Peru was the center of the Inca Empire for a relatively short time, relics and imprints from the great civilization remain to this day, melding into a modern world that seems unable to change the unique character of the city. (destination360.com)
  • region
  • Together with our partners, we have tested and implemented novel approaches for the early detection, diagnosis, and care of women with breast cancer in the northern La Libertad region of Peru. (path.org)
  • cities
  • Resurgent cities, new walking trails and lots of smart, small hotels are opening Peru up to all types of traveller. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • find
  • If you are thinking of renting a car in Peru, find a place to park it once you arrive and opt instead to get around by foot. (destination360.com)
  • level
  • Given the relatively low level of sexual education , limited condom use, and risky sexual behaviors practiced by some subpopulations, including multiple sex partners, there is a significant potential for the further spread of HIV in Peru. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) found that 15% of preschoolers in Peru were deficient in vitamin A. They also found that the levels of anemia in preschoolers and pregnant women were respectively 50% and 43% in Peru. (wikipedia.org)
  • PATH's Community-Based Program for Breast Health expands breast-cancer care to women in low-resource settings in Peru. (path.org)
  • Her grandmother, a pioneering midwife in Peru, inspired Milka Dinev's lifelong passion for reproductive health. (path.org)
  • resources
  • Although Peru has rich natural resources and many great places to visit, many of the people live in poor conditions. (wikitravel.org)
  • Recent
  • This dependence, combined with U.S. foreign policy decisions in recent years has contributed to a widely held negative view about the U.S. government in Peru, but not against individual citizens. (wikitravel.org)
  • partners
  • Our Emergency Team has completed work with our partners in Peru with Americares providing more than $8 million in emergency assistance and launching two mobile medical units in the La Libertad department. (americares.org)
  • interest
  • Although China had not historically taken a strong interest in Peru, the Chinese investments in the oil and gas sector and enhanced trade relations indicated that Peru was becoming more important. (globalsecurity.org)
  • state
  • The Leadership Scholarship is open to first-time freshmen attending Peru State College. (fastweb.com)
  • You must have demonstrate a leadership role in high school clubs and organizations and plan to continue that leadership at Peru State College. (fastweb.com)
  • please
  • When exporting animals, germplasm or poultry to Peru, please remember to request an import permit from SENASA prior to exportation. (usda.gov)
  • name
  • For other places with the same name, see Peru (disambiguation) . (wikitravel.org)
  • There is a modern shopping inside called Peru Plaza which houses big name brands, as well as souvenir shops, a four star hotel and restaurants. (iexplore.com)
  • expert
  • C hris Moss, our expert, offers a guide to Peru, including what to do and where to stay. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The best hotels in Peru, chosen by our expert, including luxury hotels, boutique hotels, budget hotels and Peru hotel deals. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • member
  • In Peru, one extraordinary staff member leads a breast cancer screening program, and her work is helping thousands. (path.org)
  • program
  • In this respect, they note that the Office of the Human Rights Ombudsman ( Defensor a del Pueblo ) received several complaints in this regard, and that from November 1996 to November 1998, CLADEM documented 243 cases of human rights violations in the surgical contraception program carried out in Peru. (oas.org)
  • products
  • Visit our Website: ***** All products are Made in Peru ALPACA RUANA Reversible Alpaca Ruana Florian A reversible ruana made from warm and soft alpaca, with beautiful floral design can be appreciated on both sides. (tradekey.com)
  • Made in Peru »¿ PERUVIAN RUANAS, SHAWLS, CAPES, SCARF, SWEATERS, ACCESORIES We would like to serve you with assorted quality products derived from Alpaca. (tradekey.com)
  • work
  • Do you work for Manos Unidas Peru? (idealist.org)
  • Through two-way audio and video computer equipment, course work is delivered to students in Peru, who can visit with their Fullerton instructors through e-mail and chat rooms. (latimes.com)
  • water
  • Shop our wide variety of Peru Football Water Bottles to express your personality and shrink your environmental footprint. (cafepress.com)
  • areas
  • The problem of stunting is most prevalent in the highland and jungle regions of Peru, disproportionately affecting rural areas within these regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arariwa serves the southern Andean provinces of Peru, and is distinguished by its efforts to reach the very poor, who often live in isolated rural areas. (kiva.org)