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Ghana

There are 106 volunteers in Ghana working with their communities on projects in education, agriculture and health. During their service in Ghana, volunteers learn to speak local languages, including: Buli, Dagaare, Dagbani, Dangme, Ewe, Fanté, Ga, Ghanaian Sign Language, Gonja, Guruni, Hausa, Kasem, Kusaal, Likipakpaalu, Likpakpaln, Mampruli, Nzema, Sisaali, Taleni, Twi and Waale. More than 4,410 Peace Corps volunteers have served in Ghana since the program was established in 1961. 

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
21 million
Program Dates
1961-present
Number of Volunteers
106
Total Volunteers to Date
4,410
Program Sectors

Education, Agriculture, Health

Languages Spoken
Buli, Dagaare, Dagbani, Dangme, Ewe, Fanté, Ga, Ghanaian Sign Language, Gonja, Guruni, Hausa, Kasem, Kusaal, Likipakpaalu, Likpakpaln, Mampruli, Nzema, Sisaali, Taleni, Twi and Waale

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