The Carter Center worked to resolve conflict, advance human rights, and strengthen democracy in Peru for more than a decade.
Peru faces many of the same challenges of other modern Latin American states struggling to deepen democratic practices and develop economically. In the first decade of the 21st century, The Carter Center helped the people of Peru promote human rights, make their political will heard, and preserve regional peace, building hope for a future as unique as the nation's past.
QUICK FACTS: PERU
(Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency World Factbook 2013)