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There are 241 Volunteers in Zambia working with their communities on projects in agriculture, community economic development, education, the environment, and health. During their service in Zambia, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Bemba, Kaonde, Lunda, Mambwe, Nyanya, Tonga, and Tumbuka. More than 1,790 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Zambia since the program was established in 1994.

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Vital Statistics

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

Education, Community Economic Development, Environment, Agriculture, Health

Languages Spoken
Bemba, Kaonde, Lunda, Nyanya, Mambwe, Tonga and Tumbuka


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