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Dominican Republic

There are currently 185 Volunteers in the Dominican Republic working in the areas of community economic development, health, education and environment. During their service in the Dominican Republic, Volunteers learn to speak the local languages, including Spanish and basic Haitian Kreyol. More than 4,390 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in the Dominican Republic since the program was established in 1962.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
9 million
Program Dates
1962 - present
Number of Volunteers
185
Total Volunteers to Date
4,390
Program Sectors

Community Economic Development, Health, Education, Environment

Languages Spoken
Spanish and basic Haitian Kreyol

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