Peru is one of the world’s most biodiverse countries, with the second largest Amazon forest on the planet, home to a diverse range of flora and fauna.
This ecosystem is seriously impacted by agricultural frontier advancement and expansion, logging for energy purposes, mining exploitation and contamination.
Overexploitation of natural renewable resources has been identified as one of the major threats to biodiversity. Yet, the country has huge marketing potential for biodiversity products and services if these are used sustainably.
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