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Peace Corps suspended its volunteer activities in Niger in January 2011.

More than 3,170 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Niger since the program was established in 1962.


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Vital Statistics

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

Agriculture, Business Development, Education, Environment, Health and HIV/AIDS, Youth

Languages Spoken
French, Fulfudé, Hausa, Kanuri, Tamasheq, and Zarma


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