Author Archives: Eithel Manrique

About Eithel Manrique

Master for Public Administration 2014 Cornell Institute for Public Affairs Cornell University

The International Year of Quinoa

2013 has been declared, by the United Nations, the International Year of the Quinoa. Quinoa is a protein-rich and organic crop from the Andes. It is especially grown in the high land of Peru and Bolivia. According to the UN … Continue reading

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South America Integration: Practical Initiative

The social and economic integration of South America has been marked by the inception of different trade blocs. Among them, the Comunidad Andina (ANCOM), created in 1969, seeks to establish a common market between Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Another … Continue reading

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Fascinating Endeavor

During the last 10 years, Peru has accomplished great progress in the development arena. As a World Bank’s overview highlights, high growth rates, low inflation, macroeconomic stability, reduction of external debt and poverty, and important advances in social and development … Continue reading

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