Peru Support Group

An independent NGO that works to defend human rights, promote social inclusion and strengthen democracy

News and Analysis

We draw attention to poverty and human rights issues in Peru by providing timely news and analysis to an international network of policymakers, researchers and civil society groups.

Facts and Key Issues

Peru is a country of abundant natural resources and rich culture. Despite this, over half of the population live in poverty. Social discrimination and inequality are widespread.

Support Us

Peru Support Group is partially supported by CAFOD and occasional other contracts that we obtain. But without donors we could not continue.

Notices

New Website: Peru Support Group 

You are now on the new PSG website. PLEASE COMMENT ON THIS SITE, PARTICULARLY IF YOU HAVE FOUND PROBLEMS WITH IT.

 

Latest News and Analysis

Constitutional frictions resurface

Vicente Zeballos, president of the Council of Ministers, has confirmed that he will go before Congress this coming week (on 28 May) amid renewed tensions between the executive and legislature. He may face a vote of confidence (or not) in the current ministerial team....

Handicrafts sector claims it has been left out

Groups of people involved in the production of handicrafts claim to have been left high and dry by government measures and demand to policies to help restore a sector which, like most others, have been pulverized economically as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown....

Pandemic continues to rage

Two months on from the decreeing of a state of emergency on account of Covid-19, and in spite of the measures taken to contain it and to reduce the economic damage caused, the pandemic continues to rage in Peru. This last week, the number of cases identified surpassed...

Become a Member

Get notified about the news, analysis and other information from Peru Support Group

Support Us

Your support is vital to our work with Peruvian groups to defend human rights, promote social inclusion and strengthen democracy.

 

Contact Us

Sponsors

Lord Brenan QC
Ann Clwyd MP
Linda Fabiani MSP
Richard Howitt
Simon Hughes
Reverend Ed O'Connell
Hugh O'Shaughnessy
Professor William Rowe
Rosemary Thorp CBE
Wendy Tyndale

Founding Sponsor

Graham Greene

Coordinator

Ana Reyes-Hurt
Tel: +44 (0) 7936 631 932
Email: coordinator@perusupportgroup.org.uk
Skype: peru.support.group