Submissions

Submissions on Environmental Enforcement Matters

  • Implementation of the wildlife submodule in the Control Module of the Implementation of the wildlife submodule in the Control Module of the National Forestry and Wildlife Information System

    The Submitters allege that the national forestry and wildlife authority (SERFOR) would not have complied with implementing the wildlife submodule within the Control Module of the National Forestry and Wildlife Information System,  which would be in non-compliance with provisions of the Regulation for the Management of Wildlife, approved by Supreme Decree N° 019-2015-MINAGRI as well as Single Environmental Enforcement Regime, approved by Ministerial Resolution Nº 247-2013-MINAM.

    Date: March 29, 2024

    Status: Open

    Party: Peru

    Submitters: José César Remigio Santos Farfán, Michelle Sánchez del Carpio, Andrea Mariana Domínguez Noriega, in their capacity as members of the Clínica Jurídica Ambiental de la Facultad de Derecho de la Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP)


    Last update: March 29, 2024

  • Air Quality and Climate Emergency

    53  Submitters allegue that the Government of Peru is failing to effectively enforce air quality and climate emergency regulations.

    Date: May 19, 2023

    Status: Open

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: 53 Submitters (49 individuals and 4 organizations)


    Last update: December 02, 2023

  • Forest Concessions in Indigenous Reserves

    The Submitters assert that Peru has not effectively enforced environmental legislation due to the illegal granting of forty-seven (47) forest concessions in the Indigenous Reserve Yavarí Tapiche and in the requested Indigenous Reserve Yavarí Mirim, in contravention of the express prohibition established in the Forest and Wildlife Law (Law No. 29763) and its Regulations.

    Date: March 10, 2023

    Status: Open

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: AIDESEP


    Last update: August 03, 2023

  • Bill No. 3518/2022-CR

    The Submitters allege that Peru has not effectively enforced environmental legislation in the process of collaboration, deliberation and the possible approval and promulgation of Bill No. 3518/2022-CR «Law that modifies the Law 28736, Law for the Protection of Indigenous People or Aboriginal in Isolation and Initial Contact».

    Date: February, 27, 2023

    Status: Closed

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: AIDESEP


    Last update: March 22, 2023

  • Environmental Management Regulation of the Agriculture Sector

    The submitters assert the failure to effectively enforce the Second Complementary Transitory Provision of the Environmental Management Regulation of the Agriculture Sector approved by Supreme Decree No.019-2012-AG, by not approving the Schedule for Environmental Adjustment of the ongoing activities under the responsibility of the Agriculture Sector.

    Date: November 27, 2022

    Status: Open

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: [names are kept confidential in accordance with Article 8 of the Understanding for Implementing Article 18.8 of the United States – Peru Trade Promotion Agreement] and Derecho, Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (DAR)


    Last update: January 20, 2024

  • Sulfur in diesel fuel

    The Submitters assert that the Peruvian Government has failed to effectively enforce Article 3 of Law 28694, Law that regulates the sulfur content in diesel fuel.

    Date: July 25, 2019

    Status: Closed

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: [names are kept confidential in accordance with Article 8 of the Understanding for Implementing Article 18.8 of the United States – Peru Trade Promotion Agreement]


    Last update: December 20, 2022

    Factual Record
  • Osinfor

    The Submitter alleges that Peru has not effectively enforced the U.S. – Peru Trade Promotion Agreement by approving Supreme Decree Nº 122-2018-PCM, that approves to move the Agency for Supervision of Forest Resources and Wildliofe (OSINFOR) from the Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM) to the Ministry of Environment (MINAM).

    Date: February, 27, 2019

    Status: Closed

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: Kené – Instituto de Estudios Forestales y Ambientales


    Last update: April 11, 2019

  • Law 30723 – Roads in border areas

    The Submitter alleges that Peru has not effectively enforced its environmental laws in the process of drafting, deliberation, approval and enactment of Law 30723, “Law that declares priority and national interest in the construction of roads in border areas and maintenance of truck paths in the Ucayali department “.

    Date: July 09, 2018

    Status: Closed

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: Native Federation of the Madre de Dios River and Tributaries – FENAMAD


    Last update: June 20, 2019

    Factual Record
  • Ramsar

    The Submitter alleges that Peru has not effectively enforced the “Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, Especially as Waterfowl Habitat,” also known as the Ramsar Convention. The Submitter considers that “the Peruvian State has established measures that attempt against said multilateral treaty.”

    Date: July 05, 2018

    Status: Closed

    Party: Perú

    Submitters: Comité Interinstitucional por la Conservación y el Turismo Laguna Alto Perú y Anexos – Cuenca Jequetepeque.


    Last update: January 11, 2019