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Nicaragua

There are 164 volunteers in Nicaragua working with their communities on projects in community economic development, the environment, health and English education. During their service in Nicaragua, volunteers learn to speak Spanish. More than 2,370 Peace Corps volunteers have served in Nicaragua since the program was established in 1968. 

Nicaragua

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
5 million
Program Dates
1968-1979, 1991-present
Number of Volunteers
164
Total Volunteers to Date
2,370
Program Sectors

Community Economic Development, Health, Education, Environment

Languages Spoken
Spanish

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