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There are 39 Peace Corps Volunteers in Mali working with their communities on projects in community economic development and health. During their service in Mali, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Bambara, French, Malinke, Minianka, and Senoufou. More than 2,645 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Mali since the program was established in 1971.


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Vital Statistics

Population Average
15.8 million
Program Dates
Number of Volunteers
Total Volunteers to Date
Program Sectors

Health, Community Economic Development 

Languages Spoken
Bambara, Bomu, Dogon, French, Fulfudé, Khassonke, Malinke, Minianka, Senoufou, Sonrai, Soninke and Tamashek


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