Tanzania

Peace Corps in Tanzania

There are 216 Volunteers in Tanzania working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, and health, including Volunteers in the Global Health Service Partnership program. During their service in Tanzania, Volunteers learn to speak Kiswahili. More than 2,730 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Tanzania since the program was established in 1961.

Volunteers
Current: 216
To Date: 2730
Program Dates
1961-1969; 1979-present
Official Language
Swahili, English

Volunteer Openings in Tanzania

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Secondary Education English Teacher

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Secondary Education Science Teacher

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Secondary Education Math Teacher

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"Fuata nyuki, ule asali." - Follow the bees so that you may eat honey.

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

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In a local village in the Mtwara Region of Tanzania, it rains steadily for 3 months of the year. The remaining 9 months, however, water is scarce. ...

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The objective of this project is to improve the attendance and performance of the 125 girls at a Secondary School in Tanzania by renovating the sch...

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