Social Responsibility

COMMITTED TO THE ENVIRONMENT

Our social responsibility and entrepreneurial practices are actively involved with the sphere of our operation. At Andino, we strive to benefit the environment where we develop, achieving a perfect and positive symbiosis for ourpeople, our customers and the community.

HEALTH

HEALTH CAMPAIGNS
TPE, in alliance with the Regional Government, carried out in 2010 a health campaign to benefit 70 widowed and retired older adults from the Artisan Fishermen association. They were offered medical care in several specialties, as well as free medication.

FIGHT AGAINST DENGUE CAMPAIGN
TPE provides the necessary materials and input for preventive campaign organized together with Las Mercedes Support Hospital. The application of Abate was promoted in the homes, as well education and preventions workshops in 37 settlements and shanty towns.

DIOSPI SUYANA HOSPITAL
Diospi Suyana is a hospital located in Curahuasi, Apurímac. It was founded by a couple of German doctors who have devoted many years to support this initiative in the Highlands of Peru. Building the hospital involved investing about US$ 3’000,000. The hospital is laid out on a surface of over 34,000m² and treats an average of 100,000 patients from all the southern region of the country every year, which has changed the current statistics of approximately 2.8 doctors per 10,000 inhabitants in Apurímac.

Neptunia S.A. participated in this great project, by donating the transport and storage of containers to transport donations and equipment brought from abroad, for an amount of over US$ 80,000.

 


EDUCATION

DELIVERY OF BACKPACKS
More than 1200 children from second and third grade of primary schools in Paita Alta and Paita Baja were benefited with the delivery of school kits containing school supplies and backpacks.

SOLIDARY EDUCATIONAL CAMPAIGN
Together with Paita Provincial Municipality, 75 children living in extreme poverty were identified and received basic school kits.

 
 


NUTRITION

“LA VACA MECÁNICA” PROJECT (The Mechanic Cow Project)
This program will contribute to the school lunchbox for boys and girls, together with Paita Provincial Municipality. Some 300 daily portions of soy milk are distributed in PRONOEI centers to help reduce child malnutrition indices.

SUPPORTING FUNDACIÓN PACHACUTEC
Multitainer S.A. donated a container enabled to be used as a classroom for the courses offered by Instituto Gastronómico that was founded by Gaston Acurio in this human settlement.

This institute offers first class education to the young population with limited resources in the area. Additionally, the starting-up of this institute has improved the life quality in the settlement, by installing electric supply, asphalted access road, and others.

 
 
 


ENVIRONMENT

CLEANING OF EL TORIL BEACH TOGETHER WITH NBAA
A program to recover El Toril Beach is being executed, through some periodic cleaning campaigns, which include conditioning of recreation areas, under the support of the Civil Organization Good and Nobel Friends of the Environment (NBAA).

AGREEMENT ENTERED WITH ANIA
An agreement has been entered with ANIA (Association for Childhood and its Environment, in order to promote the participation of Paita children in Paita in the sustainable management of the beach “Luna de Paita” in Toril, as well as of their houses through “Tierra de Niños”.

MANITOS DE PAPEL (Small Paper Hands)
Paper recycling program carried out with children with special skills from Paita CEB. Skill building is fostered as well as the reuse of paper and usable sea remains for handcraft. By selling them, the program may become self-sustainable.

 
 
 
 


CAPACITY BUILDING

FORMALIZATION OF ARTISAN FISHERMEN
Though an alliance with FONDEPES, the Port Authority and Las Mercedes Hospital, during 2010, more than 220 artisan fishermen in Paita and coves could formalize, to improve their job conditions and to obtain the legal permits to operate their vessels.

 
 
 
 


CULTURAL IDENTIFICATION AND SPORTS

LOCAL FESTIVITIES
TPE is involved in local festivities by supporting activities and specific sponsorships in celebrations such as: Saint Peter and Saint Paul, the Virgin of Mercy, Independence Day, Miguel Grau Day, Anniversary of Paita and Christmas.

SUPPORT TO THE JUDO LEAGUE
TPE sponsors the trips, the uniforms and the awarding ceremonies for sportspeople in several national and international championships.

PAINTING COMPETITION
There are competitions in primary and secondary schools to promote artistic abilities.

SPORTS PROJECT – RAMÓN CASTILLA, CALLAO
Since June 2011, Neptunia S.A. has supported the implementation of a sports project, to benefit the boys and girls at Urbanización Ramón Castilla, in the area of direct influence of our Mineral Concentrates Deposit.

The purpose of this project is to promote the interest in sports in order to reduce the rates of gang activity and drug addiction in the area. Neptunia S.A. provides the sports supplies and pays for the trainers of the two disciplines taught to beneficiaries: football and volleyball.

Currently, 50 boys and girls in the area are receiving the benefits of the project. Training sessions take place on Saturdays in the multipurpose courts in the housing development.