Peru Support Group promotes the rights and interests of the poorest and most vulnerable sections of Peruvian society.
The site contains the latest news from Peru, campaign issues, events, volunteer opportunities and a forum for discussion. Key issues covered are human rights, environment, debt and women.
Amnesty International: working to protect human rights worldwide
Reports on Peru relate to previous regimes, the civil war, and its aftermath, and information about Peru can be accessed through AI Annual country reports as well as a number of reports on specific human rights issues
Peru’s National Institute of Statistics and Information
The largest source of statistical information about Peru’s social and economic background (in Spanish only).
Embassy of Peru in the United Kingdom
Deepening ties of co-operation and understanding between Peru and the United Kingdom.
New Internationalist: reporting on issues of world poverty and equality
Regular and thought provoking coverage of international development issues in a monthly magazine, including regular coverage of Peru.
For more information on children in Peru see “Young Lives”, a major project including a longitudinal study on childhood poverty in 4 countries: Peru, India, Ethiopia, & Vietnam Young Lives is an international study of childhood poverty, involving 12,000 children in 4 countries over 15 years. It is led by a team in the Department of International Development at the University of Oxford in association with research and policy partners in the 4 study countries. – this website is in English and Spanish.
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