Peru was found to have achieved meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. View more information under the Validation section of this page or go to the Board's decision in full. Previously, the country was compliant under the 2011 Rules.
Peru has produced a roadmap for the disclosure of the beneficial owners as per EITI Requirement 2.5 ahead of the deadline of 31st December 2016. Peru published its 2014 EITI Report in June 2016.The EITI subnational pilots, in Piura and Moquegua, have been concluded. The timeliness of data remains a concern in both national and subnational reports. Expansion of the scope of EITI sub-national implementation is expected to increase up to five regions during 2017.
EITI Peru hosted a number of events in the margins of the 7th EITI Global Conference in February 2016.The Ministry of Energy and the Embassy of Canada in Lima launched a Partnership for sustainable mining in Peru. Following the G7 Fast track partnership. This is an effort to bring together all partners supporting good governance efforts in the Peruvian extractive sector. The proposed new partnership could be an opportunity to integrate the EITI with other efforts aimed at improving the management of the natural resources.
On 12 May 2006, the Government of Peru published an Executive Decree that created an EITI Working Group which represents the entire stakeholder’s constituency, and provides a legal basis to the implementation of EITI. The mandate of this working group was renewed by Presidential Decree 5 September 2008. In 2011, the EITI working group was given permanent status by Decree No.28-2011-EM of 11 June.
The EITI National Committee (called Comision Multisectorial de la EITI, in Spanish) is chaired by EITI Champion Ing Guillermo Shinno, Vice-Minister of Mines from the Ministry of Energy and Mines and integrated by:
Fernando Castillo - Ministry of Energy, Technical Secretary of the Commission;
Ministry of Finance - Sr Hugo Oropeza - DG Social Management;
Universities: Pacific University - Sr Carlos Casas;
Civil Society: Grupo Propuesta Ciudadana - Sr Epifanio Baca; Derecho, Ambiente y Recursos Naturales - Sra Pilar Camero
Industry - Sociedad de Mineria, Petroleo y Energia - Sra Carmen Mendoza; Sra Caterina Podestá
Industry - Southern Peru Copper Co. - Sr Carlos Aranda; Anglo American- Sr Eduardo Rubio; Repsol - Sr Jorge Luis Mercado