Results of PGTF - Project INT/04/K02

INT/04/K02 - Information network to promote strategies of socio-economic development in South American camelids of Andean Countries

Submitter: Research Center of the Universidad Católica de Santa María (St. Mary’s Catholic
University), from Arequipa, Peru
Subcontractor: Same as above
Priority area: Information exchange
Participating/beneficiary countries: 4 countries (Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru)
PGTF input: US$25,000
Other inputs: US$44,200
Number: INT/04/K02
Duration: Sixteen months
Approval: 27th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 25 September 2003)
Completion: Final report submitted on 30 October 2006
Impact: Identified and linked up 315 institutions from Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru involved in the management of South American camelids (SACs) (llamas, alpacas and similar species) with a view to sharing and disseminating national and regional work and research experiences in production and commercialization, aiding in the institutionalization of the agents involved in the implementation of strategies of socio-economic development of SACs in the Andean countries.

Contact:   Research Center of the Universidad Catolica de Santa Marķa
Calle Samuel Velarde 320
Umacollo, Arequipa, Peru
Tel: 51-54-251210 ext. 1111
Fax: 51-54-251213
Contact person: Ms. Melina Panduro
Email: mpanduro @

Final Report:

    • INT-04-K02-FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: Spanish; Size: 363KB]

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      * Note: The reports posted have been prepared by the submitting institutions and their content is the sole responsibility of their authors. Please forward any inquiries or requests for further information to the contact person provided and kindly send a copy to the Office of the Chairman of the Group of 77 for our records.