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IOM in Peru

Peru has been an IOM Member State of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) since 1966. The Peruvian Government formally accepted the Constitution of IOM by Decree Law No. 17559, dated April 1, 1969.

Since then, IOM has provided technical assistance and advice to the Peruvian Government, other public entities and civil society organizations on migration management, promotion of human rights of migrants, emergency response to natural disasters, among others.

Thematic Areas

  • Migration Policy, Research and Border Management
  • Counter –Trafficking
  • Labour migration and human development
  • Emergencies and vulnerable population
  • Assistance to migrants and operations
  • Technical Assistance and National Projects of Development

More information (in Spanish) is available on the IOM Peru website.


Population (2015):31.4 million
Area:1,285,216 sq km
Languages:Spanish, Quechua
Currency:Sol (PEN)
GDP per Capita PPP (2014):USD 12,069
HDI Rank (2014):84 of 188
Remittances (2014 estimate):USD 2,639 million
Net Migration Rate (2015-2020):-1.1 migrants/1,000 population
Immigrants (2015):0.3%
Women as a Percentage of Immigrants (2015):49.6%
Population under 15 (2015):27.9%
Adult HIV Prevalence (2014):0.4%

International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Miguel Seminario 320, 14 Piso
San Isidro, Lima

Tel: +51 1 633 00 00
Fax: +51 1 440 91 06
Email: iomperu@iom.int