Philippines

Peace Corps in Philippines

There are more than 145 Volunteers in the Philippines working with their communities on projects in education, the environment, and youth development. During their service in the Philippines, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Bikol-Naga, Cebuano, Hiligaynon, Ilokano, Kinaray-a, Sorsoganon, Tagalog, and Waray. More than 9,070 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in the Philippines since the program was established in 1961.

Volunteers
Current: 145
To Date: 9070
Program Dates
1961-1990; 1992-present
Official Language
Filipino, English

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There are currently no openings in Philippines

Peace Corps in the Philippines -- 7,000 islands and as many ways to make a difference.

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

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A peaceful island in the Philippines located within the Camotes Sea, an area of richmarine biodiversity, is currently facing serious ecosystem degr...

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Due to a decline in fish catch over the last several decades, a need has developed to designate areas of the ocean as '€˜no take'€™ or '€˜no use'€™...

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