Prime Minister Salvador del Solar on Thursday affirmed the Peruvian government's goal is to reduce
, in order to break its generational transmission.
In this sense, the cabinet chief indicated it is necessary to expand economic opportunities for the families residing in the poorest areas.
"For that reason, we will continue intensifying efforts on the households located in rural zones (…)," he expressed.
Likewise, Del Solar pointed out this measure must go hand-in-hand with the improvement in access for the poor and extremely-poor populations to social services
and activities provided by the Peruvian State.