Despite booming exports, alpaca herders continue to battle sagging wool prices and poverty
Experts say that more intense rainfall, brought about by El Niño, is flooding and eroding the centuries-old Chan Chan site, located on Peru’s northwest coastRead more "Climate Change Might Be Destroying This Ancient Peruvian Archeological Site"
New social enterprise has young women from poor areas of Lima eyeing jobs in Peru’s burgeoning technology sectorRead more "Peru’s Code-Breaking Women"
The government of Peru lodged an official complaint after it emerged that Peru’s military courts had detained two Peruvian naval officers accused of selling information to ChileRead more "Peru and Chile’s Maritime Rivalry Triggers Diplomatic Crisis Over Alleged Espionage"
The different beaches that Peruvians frequent during the balmy Lima summer tell a story of development, access, and inequalityRead more "Peru’s Tale of Two Beaches"
Global rights group condemns growing “criminalization of dissent” in region as security forces violate demonstrators’ rightsRead more "Amnesty Slams Heavy Crackdowns on Protest in Americas"
President Humala relieves five top ministers in opposition’s crosshairs to shore up flagging administrationRead more "Peru President Reshuffles Cabinet"