Nicaragua

Peace Corps in Nicaragua

There are more than 155 Volunteers in Nicaragua working with their communities on projects in education, the environment, community economic development, and health. During their service in Nicaragua, Volunteers learn to speak Spanish. More than 2,530 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Nicaragua since the program was established in 1968. 

Volunteers
Current: 155
To Date: 2530
Program Dates
1968-1979, 1991-present
Official Language
Spanish

Volunteer Openings in Nicaragua

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Environmental Education Primary Teacher (environment background)

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Environmental Education Primary Teacher (teaching background)

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Environmental Education Primary Teacher (science background)

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Don’t let your enthusiasm fade away. It is a virtue as valuable as it is necessary. Work, hope, always reach higher.

Rubén Darío, Nicaraguan poet
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Contributions to the Nicaragua Country Fund will support Volunteer and community projects that will take place in Nicaragua.

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With a community counterpart, the volunteer will be assisting in the construction of 8 improved stoves and 11 ovens in Tecolostote. Through this pr...

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The "Healthcare Service Provider Training - Attention to HIV Key Populations" is a two-day capacity-building workshop for healthcare service provid...

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