Peace Corps in Panama

There are 207 Volunteers in Panama working with their communities on projects in agriculture, English education, and environmental conservation and health. During their service in Panama, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Embera, Ngabere, Spanish, and Wounaan. More than 2,470 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Panama since the program was established in 1963.
Current: 207
To Date: 2470
Program Dates
1963-1971, 1990-present
Official Language

Volunteer Openings in Panama

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There are currently no openings in Panama

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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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Adolescent girls in the indigenous region of the Comarca Ñgöbe-Buglé are lacking the access to resources and programs that help them become self-mo...

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The goal of this project is to develop a more sustainable fishery, increase local capacities, engage community members in environmental stewardship...

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