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There are 58 volunteers in Guyana working with their communities on projects in education and health. During their service in Guyana, volunteers learn to speak local languages, including English and Creolese. More than 765 Peace Corps volunteers have served in Guyana since the program was established in 1966.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
Program Dates
1966 - 1971, 1995 - present
Number of Volunteers
Total Volunteers to Date
Program Sectors

Education, Health

Languages Spoken
English and Creolese


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