|Languages||Spanish and QuĂ©chua (both official), Aymara, and other native languages|
|Religions||Roman Catholic (90%)|
|Ethnicity||Indian 45%, mestizo (mixed Indian and European ancestry) 37%, white 15%, black, Japanese, Chinese, and other 3%|
|Population||28,674,757 (July 2007 est.)|
|Capital||Lima, 7,450,000 (metro. area)|
|Currency||Nuevo Sol (PEN)|
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including Peru.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 10:00:00 GMT
Naples volunteer travels overseas to bring change to communities in need Naples Daily News
For four years, Sandy Hickey has donated her money and time to week-long *service* projects both inside and outside of the United States.More...
Sat, 20 Jul 2019 22:40:00 GMT
This wasn't just any mission. Their trip consisted of hiking the Inca Trail - a four-day, high elevation 26-mile trek to Machu Picchu.More...
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 22:51:00 GMT
ID awaited after woman's body found in Peru woods by loggers Berkshire Eagle
PERU â€” State and local police are working to identify a body found Tuesday morning in a 'heavily wooded area' near Curtin Road and to determine whether it ...More...