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September 1, 2015

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Lawrence Rubey USAID MD together with Eduardo Amorrortu, President of the Exporters Association (ADEX), Ricardo Huancaruna, Chief of Coffee and Cacao Committee of ADEX, and Alberto Otárola, head of National Commission for Development and Life Without Drugs (DEVIDA) inaugurated the Cocoa and Coffee Pavillion at the Expoalimentaria.

Expoalimentaria is the largest trade show in Peru and South America focused in the food industry and is expected to generate business for US $ 800 millions.
The Cocoa and Coffee pavilion featured farmers, cooperatives, and projects receiving alternative development assistance from USAID and DEVIDA.

August 28, 2015

Deputy Chief of Mission Lawrence Gumbiner provided remarks at the closing ceremony of the workshop highlighting the importance of Peru’s processes to mainstream gender considerations in climate change and to guarantee that women and men can have access to, participate in and benefit equally from climate change initiatives.  Mr. Gumbiner highlighted the USG's support to assist the Government of Peru in taking action on women’s leadership in the context of climate change.

August 25, 2015

With great expectation the Evaluations Project of United States Agency for International Development (USAID), designed and inaugurated the Post-Graduate Program in Monitoring and Evaluation of Plans, Programs and Projects, which will be executed by the Peruvian University Cayetano Heredia (UPCH).

August 21, 2015

Expoamazonica, the largest fair in the Peruvian Amazon, manage to mobilize more than S/. 35 million soles, said the Regional Governor of Madre de Dios, Luis Otsuka Salazar, at the closing ceremony last August 16th.

August 10, 2015

The project Amazonia Reads: Leading Children’s Learning trained 200 teachers from 35 schools of the Regional Government of Ucayali (GOREU), Peru.

July 8, 2015

Deputy Chief of Mission of the US Embassy in Peru Mr. Lawrence Gumbiner attended the inauguration ceremony of the 2015 Salon de Cacao and Chocolate VI Edition on July 2.


Last updated: September 01, 2015

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