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Ethiopia

There are currently 201 Volunteers in Ethiopia working in the areas of education, health, agriculture and environment. During their service in Ethiopia, Volunteers learn to speak the local languages, including: Amharic, Oromifa and Tigrinya. More than 3,355 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Ethiopia since the program was established in 1962.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
75 million
Program Dates
1962-1977, 1995-1999, 2007-present
Number of Volunteers
201
Total Volunteers to Date
3,355
Program Sectors

Education, Health, Agriculture, Environment

Languages Spoken
Amharic, Oromifa and Tigrinya

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