Peace Corps in Panama

There are about 200 Volunteers in Panama working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, the environment, and health. During their service in Panama, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Emberá, Ngabere, and Spanish. More than 2,575 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Panama since the program was established in 1963. 

Current: 200
To Date: 2575
Program Dates
1963-1971, 1990-present
Official Language

Volunteer Openings in Panama

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English Co-Teacher and Life Skills Facilitator

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Environmental Education Volunteer

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Secondary Education English Teacher Trainer

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

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