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There are 133 Volunteers in Ghana working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, and health. During their service in Ghana, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Dagaare, Dagbani, Ghanaian Sign Language, Gurune, Likpakpaln, Mampuli, and Twi. More than 4,495 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Ghana since the program was established in 1961.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
26.5 million
Program Dates
Number of Volunteers
Total Volunteers to Date
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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