GRADE, or Group of Analysis and Development, is a private non-profit center of investigation with the mission of promote and enrich debate, design, and implementation of public policies. In economic, educational, ecological, and social issues, all relevant for the development of Peru and Latin America. Last year, GRADE was chosen for 8th year consecutively as one of the best think tanks in the world by the Global Go To Think Tank Report.
The IAB (Inter-American Development Bank) is the largest source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean, stablished in 1959, focused in economic, social, and regional integration issues. Inside the bank, the MIF (Multilateral Investment Fund) promote the development of the private sector in partnership with associations, governments, and NGOs, providing technical assistance and investments to support small enterprises, labor competencies, and business climate.
The Ministry of Agriculture and irrigation was created in 1942 in the middle of World War II, with the goal of studying the problematics of the Peru’s three geographical regions: The coast, the highlands, and the rainforest, as one of the most diverse countries in the world. Nowadays, is focused in topics such as agriculture, use of lands, forestry and hydric resources, flora and fauna, irrigation, cattle, sanitation, and R&D.
The Red de Acción de Agricultura Alternativa, or Action Net of Alternative Agriculture, is a group of organizations that are specialized in facilitate processes of investigation and campaigns of sensitization that support the development of a sustainable agriculture and the conservation of the environment for 28 years.
The Andean Development Corporation has the mission of promoting sustainable development and regional integration by financing projects in the public and private sectors and providing technical cooperation and specialized services. Currently with 18-member countries in Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe along with 14 private banks, it is one of the main sources of multinational financing and knowledge generation for the region.