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(wɑŋˈkɑ yɔ)

a city in central Peru, on the Mantaro River. 258,209.
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Cardinal Pedro Barreto Jimeno of Huancayo told Catholic News Service that the new archbishop is the type of church leader that Francis seeks, who is "more in tune with the poorest, most humble people."
Urban Land Use Change Projection Using Micro-Simulation Techniques under a Scenario of Data Limitations in the San Carlos Sector, Huancayo, Peru 2018-2028
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Fac.Med.Vet., Huancayo, Peru, 175 p.
Others tapped include: Monsignor Antonio dos Santos Marto, bishop of Portugal's popular shrine town of Leiria-Fatima; Monsignor Pedro Barreto, a Jesuit who is archbishop of Huancayo, Peru; Monsignor Desire Tsarahazana, archbishop of Toamasina, Madagascar; Monsignor Thomas Aquinas Manyo, who was bishop of Hiroshima before Francis made him archbishop of Osaka, Japan, in 2014; and Monsignor Giuseppe Petrocchi, archbishop of L'Aquila, an Italian mountain town struggling to recover from a 2009 earthquake that killed hundreds of people.
Among their topics are the influence of macroeconomic factors on stock price: the case of real estate and property companies, the existence of price pressures surrounding annual changes in the "Dogs of the Dow" portfolio, the value of corporate voting rights: valuation of loyalty voting rights and empirical evidence from France and Italy, the microfinance sector in emerging capital markets: the Peruvian financial entity Caja Municipal de Huancayo, humanizing finance by hedging property values, and insider or outsider chief executive officers: choosing wisely in different circumstances.
La poblacion de estudio fueron estudiantes de medicina de 7 ciudades de Peru (Lima: Universidad Ricardo Palma; Ucayali: Universidad Nacional de Ucayali; Ica: Universidad Nacional San Luis Gonzaga de Ica; Cajamarca: Universidad Nacional de Cajamarca; Cusco: Universidad San Antonio Abad De Cusco; Huancayo: Universidad Peruana Los Andes; Piura: Universidad Privada Antenor Orrego y Universidad Cesar Vallejo).
Thousands of others marched in the cities in the departments of Ica, Arequipa, Trujillo, Huancayo, and Pucallpa.