April 19, 2018

19 April 2018, Lima, Peru - In order to promote green employment, especially among young people and vulnerable populations, the Ministry of Labor and Employment Promotion (MTPE) of Peru is preparing a National Green Jobs Plan with the support of PAGE.

October 13, 2017

28 September 2017, Lima -  On Thursday the 28th of September, the Peruvian National Ministry of Labour and Employment Promotion (MTPE)’s Impulsa Perú programme organized its first discussion on how the country can achieve

July 20, 2017

12 July 2017, Lima, Peru - On 12 July 2017, a workshop on “the Integrated Green Economy Modelling Tool” (IGEM) brought together Peruvian governmental entities with two main goals. First, the workshop aimed to broaden and strengthen Peruvian experts’ abilities to align green growth with the formulation of economic models for short, medium and long-term growth.

April 3, 2017

March 17, 2017, Peru - In the lead up to PAGE's Second Ministerial Conference "Inclusive and Sustainable Economies: Powering the Sustainable Development Goals", held on 27-28 March 2017 in Berlin, the German Ambassador in Peru, Mr.

June 8, 2016

Lima, 8 June 2016 - On May 31, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) presented the Environmental Performance Review of Peru, an important milestone

May 25, 2016

27-28 April – Loreto region occupies more than a quarter of the territory of Peru. There is high commitment to and potential for green growth in the region due in part to its location in the Amazon Rainforest and significant jungle coverage. The Regional Government, at the initiative of the Regional Directorate of Labour, organized the “Loreto Meeting on Green Economy and Green Jobs”.

May 18, 2016

On Thursday 19th May, at 8h-12:30h, Peru’s final two presidential candidate teams debated the meaning of and opportunities for green growth in Peru. With the support of PAGE and Universidad del Pacifico, the 1st Public National Forum on Green Growth for the Peruvian Economy provided a platform for the candidates' political teams to share their views on green growth.

April 26, 2016

Thursday, 26 May 2016
16:00 – 17:00 at the UNEP Media Centre
United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-2)
Nairobi, Kenya

Background and context

April 26, 2016

Peru, 24 April 2016 - Peru has achieved significant economic growth in the ten years leading to 2014. However, this economic performance is considered unsustainable in the long term because it is based on intensive exploitation of natural resources.

April 5, 2016


Wednesday 25 May, 2016
12:15hrs– 13:45hrs

United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-2)
Nairobi, Kenya

Background and context