Peace Corps in Malawi

There are more than 120 Volunteers in Malawi working with their communities on projects in education, the environment, and health. During their service in Malawi, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Chichewa, Chitonga, Chitumbuka, and Chiyao. More than 2,910 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Malawi since the program was established in 1963. 

Current: 120
To Date: 2910
Program Dates
1963-1976, 1978-present
Official Language

Volunteer Openings in Malawi

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There are currently no Peace Corps Volunteer openings in Malawi.
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I hope to help Malawian women realize that they are not just objects which men and society act upon, but rather, they are individuals that have power to act upon and change their surroundings.

Simone Collier, 2014 Health Volunteer
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Support Projects in Malawi

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

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This project aims to fund the purchase and installation of 12 computers in an already constructed, purpose built technology center at the Secondary...

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This project aims to improve computer literacy and education performance at a community school in rual Malawi. The Community Day Secondary School h...

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