Republic of Peru

Latin America and the Caribbean 


No. of projects


Total GCF financing


No. of Readiness activities


Readiness support approved


Readiness support disbursed





Resilient Puna: Ecosystem based Adaptation for sustainable High Andean communities and ecosystems in Peru


Multiple countries

Project GAIA ("GAIA")


Multiple countries

CATALI.5°T Initiative: Concerted Action To Accelerate Local I.5° Technologies – Latin America and West Africa



Peruvian Amazon Eco Bio Business Facility (Amazon EBBF)


Multiple countries

The Amazon Bioeconomy Fund: Unlocking private capital by valuing bioeconomy products and services with climate mitigation and adaptation results in the Amazon


Multiple countries

Green Climate Financing Facility for Local Financial Institutions in Latin-America


Multiple countries

Arbaro Fund – Sustainable Forestry Fund



Building the Resilience of Wetlands in the Province of Datem del Marañón, Peru

National Designated Authority

GCF Team

Cayetano Casado Gomez Guillamon
Regional Manager
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Maria Camila Lopez Gil
Regional Analyst
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Valentina Villoria
Regional Officer
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News + Stories

The voices of Datem del Marañón: Protecting one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in the world

30 Mar 2023 / Datem del Marañón, located in northern Peru, is home to one of the largest and most biodiverse peatlands not only in Peru, but in the entire world. Spanning more than 3.8 million hectares, this remote province is home to a diverse ecosystem with more than 261 species of birds, unique marine life, and aguaje, one of the most abundant palm trees in South America.

Amazon indigenous peoples hold key to forest’s future

26 Aug 2021 / The indigenous peoples of the Amazon have a key stake in our planet’s future. The release of the vast carbon reserves stored in the world’s largest rainforest would bring dire consequences for all of us. It is still possible to preserve the Amazon, but only by also focusing on the livelihoods of its indigenous peoples. See how here.

Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

15 Aug 2018 / You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.

Forests: A cause of climate concern, and hope

14 Aug 2018 / You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.

GCF disburses finance to support Indigenous Peoples in the Amazon

09 Jun 2017 / The Green Climate Fund has begun disbursing resources to the first project it approved in Peru’s Amazon, providing dual benefits by safeguarding the ‘planet’s lungs’ and bolstering the resilience of Indigenous Peoples.

CAF looks past Peru disaster to bank on climate future in Latin America

22 May 2017 / The worst Peruvian floods in recent memory earlier this year have sharpened the climate and development challenges facing Peru and its neighbours, according to Antonio Garcia, a leading member of the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) and focal point to GCF.

GCF triggers funding for Peruvian project, preventing Amazon emissions

15 Dec 2016 / GCF today provided the final approval to begin a combined mitigation and adaptation project stemming deforestation in Peru’s Amazon basin.