News & Events

Planned Demonstration in Downtown Lima (April 5, 2016)

Date/Time: April 5, 2016 – 5:00 p.m. to unknown Location: Lima – Plaza San Martin – The Government of Peru has authorized this march in the downtown area (map attached) Group: Colectivo Dignidad, Colectivo “Keiko No Va” and Confederación General de Trabajadores del Peru – several thousand participants are expected. April 5 marks the anniversary ...
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2016 Air Quality Monitor Strategy

In early February, the U.S. Embassy in Lima installed an air quality monitor close to the employee entrance (CAC-2). The monitor will generate real-time measurements of particulate matter on the Embassy compound. PM2.5, or “fine” particulate, poses a greater health risk than other common pollutants because the smaller particles penetrate more deeply into the respiratory ...
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Planned Demonstrations (January 13, 2016)

The Embassy has received reports of the following protests or demonstrations, which may have impact on personal security and traffic patterns in the affected areas. There remains potential for continued demonstrations or strikes by Peruvian National Police (PNP) personnel throughout the month of January. This may affect traffic flow and the level of police presence ...
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