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Suriname

More than 420 Peace Corps volunteers have served in Suriname since the program was established in 1995. Currently, 27 volunteers serve in Suriname. Volunteers work in the areas of health and community economic development. Volunteers are trained and work in the following languages: Aucan, Sranan Tongo and Saramaccan.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
400,000
Program Dates
1995 - 2013
Number of Volunteers
27
Total Volunteers to Date
423
Program Sectors

Health, Community Economic Development

Languages Spoken
Aucan, Sranan Tongo and Saramaccan

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