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Uganda

There are currently 137 Volunteers in Uganda working in the areas of health, education and community economic development. During their service in Uganda, Volunteers learn to speak the local languages, including: Ateso, Dhopadhola, Luganda, Lugwere, Lumasaaba, Lusoga, Runyakore, Runyole, Runyoro-Rutoro and Uhopadhola. More than 1,305 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Uganda since the program was established in 1964.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
25 million
Program Dates
1964-1972, 1991-1999, 2001-present
Number of Volunteers
137
Total Volunteers to Date
1,305
Program Sectors

Health, Education, Community Economic Development

Languages Spoken
Ateso, Dhopadhola, Luganda, Lugwere, Lumasaaba, Lusoga, Runyakore, Runyole, Runyoro-Rutoro and Uhopadhola

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