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'''Welcome Books''' are [http://www.peacecorps.gov/ Peace Corps] official publication welcoming the new volunteer to their country of service. All the books are standardized and follow the same general format. The Welcome Books were the starting point for [[Peace Corps Wiki]], and therefore each section of the Welcome Book has it's own section on this website, capable of being edited and improved by anyone.
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==Description of Guayaquil==
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Guayaquil is the capital of the province of Guayas and the largest city in Ecuador. Affectionately known amongst Ecuador PCVs as "GTown", Guayaquil is also the birthplace of "Beavis and Butthead" creator Mike Judge. Huh, huh. He said "Butthead". Yeah.
  
'''''Example: [[Albania]]'''''
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==History of Guayaquil==
* Map of Albania
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During the 90s, Guayaquil was restricted as a Peace Corps site due to crime and other urban dangers. It has since been re-opened as a Peace Corps site, mostly within the Youth and Families Development program.
* A Welcome Letter
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* [[History_of_the_Peace_Corps_by_country | Peace Corps / Albania History and Programs]]
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* Country Overview: Albania at a glance
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* Resources for further information
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* [[Living_conditions_and_volunteer_lifestyles_by_country | Living Conditions and Volunteer Lifestyles]]
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* [[Training_by_country | Peace Corps Training]]
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* [[Health_care_and_safety_by_country | Your Health Care and Safety in Albania]]
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* [[Diversity_and_cross-cultural_issues_by_country | Diversity and Cross-Cultural Issues]]
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* [[FAQs_by_country | Frequently Asked Questions]]
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* Welcome Letters From Albania Volunteers
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* [[Packing_lists_by_country | Packing List]]
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* [[Pre-Departure_Checklist | Pre-Departure Checklist]]
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* Contacting Peace Corps Headquarters
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Volunteers have worked in the barrios of Fertisa, Flor de Bastion, Isla Trinitaria, Nueva Prosperina and Guasmo Sur, among others.
  
==List of Welcome Books==
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==Potential Community Projects==
  
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==Presence of NGOs==
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Plan International and INFA (el Instituto de la Niñez y de la Familia) work in Guayaquil, among others.
  
* '''Country''' goes the [[Peace Corps Wiki]] article on that country
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==Transportation==
* '''Welcome Book''' goes to the [http://get.adobe.com/reader/ pdf] of Peace Corps' official Welcome Book publication
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As a major Ecuadorian city, Guayaquil has buses which leave to almost all parts of the country. A new terminal terrestre (bus terminal) was recently opened in Guayaquil (affectionately known to volunteers as "el Super Terminal"). Flights leaving to the Galápagos Islands generally leave from Guayaquil.
  
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==Climate==
! Country !! Welcome Book
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As a coastal site, Guayaquil tends to be very warm and rainy during January through March (which is amplified by the enormous amount of concrete in the city).
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| [[Albania]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/alwb304.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Armenia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/amwb305.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Azerbaijan]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/azwb314.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Bangladesh]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bdwb388.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Belize]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bzwb535.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Benin]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bjwb680.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Bolivia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bowb511.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Botswana]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bwwb637.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Bulgaria]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bgwb313.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Burkina Faso]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/bfwb686.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Cameroon]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/cmwb694.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Cape Verde]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/cvwb655.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Chad]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/tdwb677.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[China]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/cnwb366.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Costa Rica]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/crwb515.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Dominican Republic]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/dowb517.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[East Timor]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/tlwb517.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Eastern Caribbean]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/lcwb538.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Ecuador]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/ecwb518.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[El Salvador]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/svwb519.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Ethiopia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/ETPB138.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Fiji]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/fjwb411.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Gambia, The]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/gmwb635.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Georgia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/gewb242.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Ghana]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/ghwb641.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Guatemala]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/gtwb520.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Guinea]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/gnwb675.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Guyana]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/gywb504.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Honduras]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/hnwb522.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Jamaica]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/jmwb532.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Jordan]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/jowb440.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Kazakhstan]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/kzwb306.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Kenya]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/kewb615.pdf  Welcome Book]
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| [[Kiribati]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/kiwb441.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Kyrgyz Republic]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/kgwb307.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Lesotho]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/lswb632.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Macedonia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mkwb249.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Madagascar]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mgwb684.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Malawi]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mwwb614.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Mali]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mlwb688.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Mauritania]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mrwb682.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Mexico]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mxwb510.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Micronesia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/fmwb401.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Moldova]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mdwb261.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Mongolia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mnwb309.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Morocco]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mawb378.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Mozambique]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/mzwb640.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Namibia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/nawb697.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Nicaragua]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/niwb524.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Niger]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/newb683.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Panama]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/pawb525.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Paraguay]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/pywb526.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Peru]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/pewb527.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Philippines]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/phwb492.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Romania]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/rowb403.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Rwanda]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/rwwb696.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Samoa]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/wswb491.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Senegal]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/snwb685.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[South Africa]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/zawb674.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Suriname]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/srwb568.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Swaziland]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/szwb645.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Tanzania]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/tzwb621.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Thailand]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/thwb493.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Togo]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/tgwb693.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Tonga]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/towb421.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Turkmenistan]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/tkwb315.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Uganda]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/ugwb617.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Ukraine]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/uawb343.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Vanuatu]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/vuwb461.pdf Welcome Book]
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| [[Zambia]] || [http://www.peacecorps.gov/welcomebooks/zmwb611.pdf Welcome Book]
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[[Category:resources]]
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Revision as of 14:41, 28 March 2009


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Description of Guayaquil

Guayaquil is the capital of the province of Guayas and the largest city in Ecuador. Affectionately known amongst Ecuador PCVs as "GTown", Guayaquil is also the birthplace of "Beavis and Butthead" creator Mike Judge. Huh, huh. He said "Butthead". Yeah.

History of Guayaquil

During the 90s, Guayaquil was restricted as a Peace Corps site due to crime and other urban dangers. It has since been re-opened as a Peace Corps site, mostly within the Youth and Families Development program.

Volunteers have worked in the barrios of Fertisa, Flor de Bastion, Isla Trinitaria, Nueva Prosperina and Guasmo Sur, among others.

Potential Community Projects

Presence of NGOs

Plan International and INFA (el Instituto de la Niñez y de la Familia) work in Guayaquil, among others.

Transportation

As a major Ecuadorian city, Guayaquil has buses which leave to almost all parts of the country. A new terminal terrestre (bus terminal) was recently opened in Guayaquil (affectionately known to volunteers as "el Super Terminal"). Flights leaving to the Galápagos Islands generally leave from Guayaquil.

Climate

As a coastal site, Guayaquil tends to be very warm and rainy during January through March (which is amplified by the enormous amount of concrete in the city).