Botswana

Peace Corps in Botswana

There are more than 185 Volunteers in Botswana working with their communities on projects in youth development and health. During their service in Botswana, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Setswana, Ikalanga, and Kgalagadi. More than 2,610 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Botswana since the program was established in 1966. 

Volunteers
Current: 185
To Date: 2610
Program Dates
1966-1997; 2003-present
Official Language
Setswana, English

Volunteer Openings in Botswana

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I found purpose in each day as a Peace Corps Botswana Volunteer. Looking back, some of the most difficult moments turned out to be the most educational and rewarding times and shaped who I am today. I found true happiness throughout my time in Botswana.

Nate G., Returned Peace Corps Volunteer
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