Peace Corps in Nicaragua

There are 177 Volunteers in Nicaragua working with their communities on projects in community economic development, English education, the environment, and health. During their service in Nicaragua, Volunteers learn to speak Spanish. More than 2,445 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Nicaragua since the program was established in 1968.
Current: 177
To Date: 2445
Program Dates
1968-1979, 1991-present
Official Language

Volunteer Openings in Nicaragua

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There are currently no openings in Nicaragua

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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The plan is to begin with 3 introduction trainings on the information necessary for the families to fully understand the benefits of the Inkawasi s...

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This project aims to build 13 improved stoves and 5 improved ovens as part of a continuation of a prior implementation of improved stoves. Through ...

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