Peace Corps in Namibia

There are 143 Volunteers in Namibia working with their communities on projects in community economic development, education, and health. During their service in Namibia, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Afrikaans, Damara, Khoekhoegowab, Oshikwanyama, Oshindonga, Otijherero, Rukwangali, and Silozi. More than 1,575 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Namibia since the program was established in 1990.
Current: 143
To Date: 1575
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Volunteer Openings in Namibia

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Secondary Education English Teacher

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The students are great to work with. They are very motivated and disciplined. They will become your best friends (if you let them).

Education Volunteer in Namibia
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Support Projects in Namibia

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

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A rural school in central Namibia was created as a community initiative to help the marginalized San community in the surrounding villages. This sc...

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