Indonesia

Peace Corps in Indonesia

Volunteers in Indonesia work with their communities on English education projects. During their service in Indonesia, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Bahasa Indonesian, Javanese, Sudanese, and Madurese.

Volunteers
Current: 112
To Date: 445
Program Dates
1963-1965, 2010-present
Official Language
Indonesian

Volunteer Openings in Indonesia

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English Teacher and Teacher Trainer

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As a volunteer and a foreigner who looks different from everyone else, I was often put on the spot or led into awkward situations and encounters with people. From having so many of these experiences, I learned how to cope with and make the best out of these situations. Being in Peace Corps taught me how to become more sensitive and cognizant of others around me, to think from their perspectives, and that I can easily make an awkward situation more enjoyable by having a good attitude going into it.

Elle Chang, Indonesia Volunteer (2011-13)

Current Projects in Indonesia

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Contributions to the Indonesia Country Fund will support Volunteer and community projects that will take place in Indonesia.

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