Zambia

Peace Corps in Zambia

There are more than 235 Volunteers in Zambia working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, the environment, and health. During their service in Zambia, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Bemba, Chitonga, Kaonde, Lunda, Mambwe-Lungu, and Nyanja. More than 1,940 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Zambia since the program was established in 1994. 

Volunteers
Current: 235
To Date: 1940
Program Dates
1994-present
Official Language
English

Volunteer Openings in Zambia

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“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

Mahatma Gandhi

Current Projects in Zambia

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

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The goal of the library is to be a carry forth the supreme social justice of "€œeducation as the great equalizer."€ Illiteracy is high in a local ...

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Located nearly 85 kilometers away from the nearest hospital, the Rural Health Center (RHC) was built to serve a catchment area of approximately 7,0...

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