tag:compassion.com,2011-06-09:5-48711 Peru News 2014-12-30T15:03:40.037-07:00 Compassion International Advisory: Earthquake in Peru tag:compassion.com,2016-56-18:5-111495 2016-08-18T16:31:00-06:00 2016-08-18T13:56:56-06:00

A 5.5 magnitude earthquake hit Peru on Sunday evening, August 14, 2016. No beneficiaries or Child Development Centers have been impacted.

Advisory: Landslide in Peru tag:compassion.com,2015-20-31:5-94000 2015-03-31T15:20:19-06:00 2015-03-31T15:20:13-06:00
Recently, heavy rains caused a landslide on the east side of Lima, Peru, near the Andes mountains. The church building of student center PE-234 was affected, and 53 beneficiaries from PE-148 and PE-234 lost household items.
Advisory: Heavy Rains in Peru tag:compassion.com,2015-30-13:5-90082 2015-02-16T12:30:54-07:00 2015-02-13T12:30:51-07:00
Heavy rains recently fell in the Chosica District on the east side of Lima City, Peru. Twelve beneficiaries from student centers PE-234 and PE-290 have been affected.
Advisory: Dengue Fever in Peru tag:compassion.com,2012-00-12:5-57068 2012-06-12T00:00:00-06:00 2012-06-12T00:00:00-06:00

Several centers northeast of Lima, Peru, have been affected by dengue fever.

Advisory: Riots in Peru tag:compassion.com,2011-00-20:5-52837 2011-12-20T12:00:00-07:00 2011-12-20T12:00:00-07:00

Protests have been occurring in the northern region of Cajamarca, Peru, since the end of November.

Advisory: Fire Affects Compassion Center in Peru tag:compassion.com,2011-00-23:5-50659 2011-08-24T00:00:00-06:00 2011-08-23T00:00:00-06:00
An early morning fire destroyed classrooms at one Compassion-assisted center. No Compassion-assisted children were harmed by the fire.
Advisory: Protests in Peru tag:compassion.com,2009-00-12:5-32967 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2009-06-12T00:00:00-06:00

The conflict between Indian tribes and the Peruvian government is ongoing. Some Compassion-assisted centers are temporarily closed.