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August 28, 2015

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Deputy Chief of Mission Lawrence Gumbiner provided remarks at the closing ceremony of the workshop highlighting the importance of Peru’s processes to mainstream gender considerations in climate change and to guarantee that women and men can have access to, participate in and benefit equally from climate change initiatives.  Mr. Gumbiner highlighted the USG's support to assist the Government of Peru in taking action on women’s leadership in the context of climate change.

Representatives from the Peruvian government, international cooperation agencies, NGOs, and indigenous organizations, among others participated in the workshop. They had an in-depth discussion on climate change and its impact on Peru, understand the links between gender and climate change, and provided inputs to the development of the plan.

August 25, 2015

With great expectation the Evaluations Project of United States Agency for International Development (USAID), designed and inaugurated the Post-Graduate Program in Monitoring and Evaluation of Plans, Programs and Projects, which will be executed by the Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia (UPCH).

August 21, 2015

Expoamazonica, the largest fair in the Peruvian Amazon, manage to mobilize more than S/. 35 million soles, said the Regional Governor of Madre de Dios, Luis Otsuka Salazar, at the closing ceremony last August 16th.

August 10, 2015

The project Amazonia Reads: Leading Children’s Learning trained 200 teachers from 35 schools of the Regional Government of Ucayali (GOREU), Peru.

July 8, 2015

Deputy Chief of Mission of the US Embassy in Peru Mr. Lawrence Gumbiner attended the inauguration ceremony of the 2015 Salon de Cacao and Chocolate VI Edition on July 2.

June 16, 2015

June 5th, 2015

Mr. Fedotov, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime UNODC, Mr. Gumbiner Deputy Chief of Mission of the US Embassy in Peru and Mr. Otarola President of DEVIDA, traveled to Tingo Maria to see the Peruvian experience in post eradication and alternative development with social inclusion.



Last updated: August 28, 2015

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