- Union for Peru
party_name = Unión por el Perú
"Union for Peru"
colorcode = #0000CD
international = none
website = [http://www.partidoupp.org]
Union for Peru ( _es. Unión por el Perú) was originally a liberal or centrist
political partyin Peru. At the legislativeelections held on 8 April 2001, the party won 4.1% of the popular vote and 6 out of 120 seats in the Congress of the Republic.
In the 2006 Peruvian national election, Union for Peru aligned itself with the
Peruvian Nationalist Partyand endorsed Ollanta Humala, who faced Alan Garcíain the presidential runoff election.
In the 2006 Peruvian national election the alliance won with 21.2% 45 out of 120 Members of Congress.
* [http://www.partidoupp.org/ Unión por el Perú web site]
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