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Female-led startup entrepreneurs talk gender barriers and Latin America’s startup scene
Posted by Frances Jenner on Jun 7, 2018 Leave a comment

Female-led startup entrepreneurs talk gender barriers and Latin America’s startup scene

Only 17 percent of startups worldwide are founded by a woman, and in Latin America this number is reduced to 14.5 percent. But, although they arrived late to the party, the  Full Article »

Peru will be the first country in the world to clone Alpacas
Posted by Frances Jenner on May 2, 2018 Leave a comment

Peru will be the first country in the world to clone Alpacas

  Peru is taking a patriotic leap into the unknown by attempting to become the first country in the world to clone alpacas. The team, headed by Martha Valdivia Cuya,  Full Article »

The inside look at an all-women coding school in Peru
Posted by Frances Jenner on Apr 4, 2018 Leave a comment

The inside look at an all-women coding school in Peru

  PeruReports wrote a story on Laboratoria last month, a Peruvian-based startup that teaches Latina women from low-income backgrounds to code. We spoke to Gabriela Rocha, the Global Associate for  Full Article »

Posted by Arjun Harindranath on Feb 3, 2018 Leave a comment

Science and tourism big winners at inaugural Hackathon for Journalism and Transmission

The inaugural Hackathon for Journalism and Transmission was held in Lima in December 2017 where entrants were awarded for displaying innovation and the biggest winners were science and tourism. Out  Full Article »

Startup Perú aims to increase innovation among young upstarts in the Andean nation
Posted by Arjun Harindranath on Jan 19, 2018 Leave a comment

Startup Perú aims to increase innovation among young upstarts in the Andean nation

Having started in 2012, StartUp Perú has come a long way. Andres Benavides charted for us the growth of the government initiative from its humble beginnings. ‘Initially, they only funded incubators  Full Article »

South Summit- Pacific Alliance
Posted by Kwinten Wouters on Jan 16, 2018 Leave a comment

South Summit- Pacific Alliance

South Summit-Pacific Alliance brought the most innovative entrepreneurs of the region together with important international investors in a competition that crowned 4 winners.

Indigenous communities in Peru use smartphones to fight back at pollution
Posted by Mathew Di Salvo on Dec 18, 2017 Leave a comment

Indigenous communities in Peru use smartphones to fight back at pollution

Indigenous communities in Peru are turning to smartphones and drones to save the Amazon from pollution.

Sixth Generation of Peruvian startups given boost by StartUp Peru
Posted by perureportsadmin on Dec 15, 2017 Leave a comment

Sixth Generation of Peruvian startups given boost by StartUp Peru

The sixth edition of StartUp Peru landed in Lima this Thursday with the continued aims of digital disruption, creation of new ideas and promoting original ventures. The initiative is led  Full Article »

Winning Peruvian startup in Peru hopes to help to eliminate food waste
Posted by Lisa Shipley on Nov 29, 2017 Leave a comment

Winning Peruvian startup in Peru hopes to help to eliminate food waste

In 2016, Co-Founder and CEO of Bio Natural Solutions Peru Ximena Adriazola Du-Pont joined the ranks of the 3% of startups worldwide that have a female CEO. 2 weeks ago,  Full Article »

Arequipa’s UNSA and Purdue University team to accelerate sustainable solutions
Posted by Jess Rapp on Nov 2, 2017 Leave a comment

Arequipa’s UNSA and Purdue University team to accelerate sustainable solutions

A research and innovation alliance between the Universidad Nacional De San Agustin (UNSA) in Arequipa and Indiana’s Purdue University is in the works.