Think tank

DESCO is dedicated to promoting social development and strengthening the capacities of the less favored sectors of Peru. Its mission is to promote development alternatives, and the empowerment of the population for them to exercise their rights. They aim to reduce inequalities, and generate economic, social, political and environmental impacts.


Contact details

Website: www.desco.org.pe/
Address: Calle León de la Fuente 110- Lima 17 - Perú
Contact email: postmaster AT desco.org.pe

Areas of focus

Organisational details

Business model:
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations:
Independent
Year founded:
1965
Age (years):
Leadership:
Current leader(s): Molvina Zeballos Manzur (President)
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Female

Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
Boundary Organization (find out more): Yes

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