Peace Corps in Peru

ThereĀ are 243 Volunteers in Peru working with their communities on projects in community economic development, the environment, health, and youth development. During their service in Peru, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Quechua and Spanish. More than 3,475 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Peru since the program was established in 1962.
Current: 243
To Date: 3475
Program Dates
1962-1974, 2002-present
Official Language
Spanish, Quechua, Aymara

Volunteer Openings in Peru

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Community Health Promoter Volunteer

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Public Health Educator Volunteer

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Youth Development Facilitator

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Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.

Mark Twain

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

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