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. 

Current: 235
To Date: 1940
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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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One community in the Mkushi District of Central Province is working together to develop a local fingerling hatchery in one rural village. Many men ...

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The Southern Province School District is comprised of 13 small rural villages. Our school is located about 20 kilometers away from town. The school...

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