Located in a coastal area of the district of Callao, northwest of Lima
Center of delinquency, drug distribution, and extortion amoung other criminal problems.
The number of children attending school within the Barracones has decreased 60.5% by in the past 10 years.
At a glance
A closer look
34.4% of the school age population are not educated
27.6%% of minors have a family member in prison
82.1% of the population indentify the main problems to be delinquency and drug consumption
"Los Barracones", a neighborhood located no far from Coprodeli's main office, has a long history as a hot spot of crime, including drug extortion and gang violence.
Those who live in Los Barracones have been abandoned by the government. They lack educational resources, employment opportunities, and a safe place for children to play.
In 2015, Coprodeli implemented two Outreach Centers providing the youngest community members a safe place to be afterschol, with a tutor to help them with their homework, and a phsychologist to provide much needed emotional support and a nutritious meal which some may not receive at home.
2 outreach centers, providing 120 children psychosocial assistance