Cameroon

Peace Corps in Cameroon

There are more than 130 Volunteers in Cameroon working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, and health. During their service in Cameroon, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including French, Fulfuldé, and Pidgin English. More than 3,680 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Cameroon since the program was established in 1962.  

Volunteers
Current: 130
To Date: 3680
Program Dates
1962-present
Official Language
French, English

Volunteer Openings in Cameroon

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There are currently no openings in Cameroon

Just before I left for Cameroon, someone told me I would get out a lot more than I gave, that I would learn so much more than I would teach. He was right.

Anna, Returned Agriculture Volunteer
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Contributions to the Cameroon Country Fund will support Volunteer and community projects that will take place in Cameroon.

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The project's objective is to have healthier mothers and children, and for women to gain more confidence in their bodies and approach childbirth an...

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The community requires both a library and a computer lab to further improve the teaching of all students in all subjects by mitigating in part the ...

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