Water Diplomat News Logo
Water Diplomat Logo
Water Diplomat News Logo

Peruvian Government Announces Eight Irrigation Projects

This is only an excerpt! Sign up for a free trial to receive CURRENT Daily Water Briefings or Weekly Water Newsletters. License Holders sign in to read the full text.


The Peruvian government will implement eight irrigation projects benefiting 8,000 families in the northern Ancash region, President Ollanta Humala Tasso has announced. The projects will irrigate 8,000 hectares of agricultural land and are to be funded through the 1 billion-sol (US$388mn) "Mi Riego" program. President Humala made the announcement after laying the foundation stone of the Cushuroc