Projects in Ecuador


Peace Corps Ecuador's Teaching English as Foreign Language (TEFL) program supports the government of Ecuador’s development goals in helping English teachers in Ecuadorian public schools improve their skills and resources for teaching English as a foreign language.


The Community Health project promotes community members in rural and underprivileged areas of Ecuador to lead healthier lives. The project focuses on: promoting healthy lifestyles, water, sanitation and hygiene, sexual and reproductive health, and HIV mitigation.

Youth in Development

The Youth and Families project provides youth and families in marginal neighborhoods with more opportunities to improve their quality of life. The program focuses on youth and families at greatest risk for negative outcomes.