Burkina Faso

Peace Corps in Burkina Faso

The Peace Corps suspended its Volunteer activities in Burkina Faso in September 2017. Volunteers worked with their communities on projects in community economic development, education, and health. They also learned to speak local languages, including Bissa, Dagara, French, Jula, Lyele, Lobiri, and Mooré.

Volunteers
Current: N/A
To Date: 2155
Program Dates
1967-1987, 1995-2017
Official Language
French

Volunteer Openings in Burkina Faso

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There are currently no Peace Corps Volunteer openings in Burkina Faso.

Challenge yourself, empower others.

Nadim Houssain, Burkina Faso Peace Corps Volunteer, 2013-2015