- 24 million
people live in Perú and one third of them are under 15 years old
- El Niño
has caused many terrible disasters like flooding and landslides. What's El
Niño? Find out in the Atacama desert page of my Perú slide shows
- One in 6 households
can't buy enough decent food, even if they use all the money they have
from Save the Children 'Children's Champions', September 2001.