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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Community Health Specialist

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Community Health Educator

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Entrepreneurship Education Teacher

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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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This project is designed to construct 8 fuel efficient stoves and 4 ovens, as well as encourage participants to plant at least 10 trees in a tree n...

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Building on the success of four previous camps, we are moving forward with an evidence-based camp focused on gender equality education for girls ag...

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