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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Secondary Education English Teacher

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Secondary Education Science Teacher

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Over the years, the Peace Corps and its Volunteers have strengthened my entrepreneurial and leadership capabilities and taught me how to make an impact in my community. I learned to solve problems in my hometown by valuing local resources.

Gabriel, Peace Corps Volunteer Counterpart
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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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At the local High School, there is a sharp discord between the number of young students who desire a career in a science related field and the numb...

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Our community in the rural Adamawa region of Cameroon has a single health center that serves a population of approximately 14,000 cattle herders, f...

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