Peace Corps in Zambia

There are 241 Volunteers in Zambia working with their communities on projects in agriculture, community economic development, education, the environment, and health. During their service in Zambia, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including Bemba, Kaonde, Lunda, Mambwe, Nyanya, Tonga, and Tumbuka. More than 1,790 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Zambia since the program was established in 1994.

Current: 241
To Date: 1790
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“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

Mahatma Gandhi

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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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In 2015 it was estimated that 500 women would give birth in our clinic's catchment area. Only 103 of those women ended up delivering at the clinic ...

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Attending secondary school in Zambia is not a requirement of the government nor is it free. The Zambian school year consists of three terms year ro...

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