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There are 138 Volunteers in Rwanda working with their communities on projects in education and health. During their service in Rwanda, Volunteers learn to speak Kinyarwanda. More than 605 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Rwanda since the program was established in 1975.


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Vital Statistics

Population Average
12.1 million
Program Dates
1975-1993; 2008-present
Number of Volunteers
Total Volunteers to Date
Program Sectors

Health, Education

Languages Spoken


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