As part of the OECD Country Programme for Peru, I have today had the privilege of delivering four reviews to the President giving a detailed analysis of economic growth, public governance, territorial development and skills.
Peru is a multicultural, megadiverse country, with abundant ecosystem and natural resources, and an ancient tradition in the sustainable management of its resources. Growing pressures from extractive industries, unplanned urbanisation and deforestation are threatening its natural heritage and the population's well-being.
The article contains general information on youth-related issues in Peru.
Peru's population is characterized by great ethnic, linguistic, socio-economic and geographic diversity with youth accounting for 19.1% of the total population. This page will present an overview of resent work on youth in the country.
This study examines the Peruvian and Colombian experiences as regards some aspects of the management of their extractive industries.
The Secretary-General attended several high-level meetings and presented two major OECD reports. The Lima visit also signalled the growing collaboration between Peru and the OECD as Mr. Gurría met with President Humala and presented an OECD Multidimensional Country Review of Peru.
Les réformes économiques et sociales des deux dernières décennies ont permis un renforcement sensible de la croissance et du bien être au Pérou, ainsi qu’une hausse des salaires et une réduction de la pauvreté.