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Volunteers have the opportunity to experience the rich cultural and geographic diversity that make any one of these Caribbean nations a challenging and rewarding country of service.
Volunteers have the opportunity to experience the rich cultural and geographic diversity that make any one of these Caribbean nations a challenging and rewarding country of service.
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==External Links==
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[http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?shell=learn.wherepc.southamerica&region=southamerica&noflash=y South America] Official US Peace Corps website on South America
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==Statistics==
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'''[[Latin America]]''' currently represents '''22%''' of the volunteers.
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By sector:<br>
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Volunteers serving in [[Latin America]]<br>
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'''25%''' are [[Business Development|Business]] and [[Information technology|Information & Communication Technology Volunteers]]<br>
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'''22%''' are [[Health| Health Volunteers]]<br>
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'''19%''' are [[Youth Outreach|Youth]] and [[Community Development| Community Development Volunteers]]<br>
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'''15%''' are [[Environment| Environment Volunteers]]<br>
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'''10%''' are [[Education| Education Volunteers]]<br>
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'''9%''' are [[Agriculture| Agriculture Volunteers]]<br>
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==External links==
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* [http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?shell=learn.wherepc.southamerica&region=southamerica&noflash=y South America] Official US Peace Corps website on South America
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[[Category:South America]]

Latest revision as of 02:47, 20 April 2009

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Volunteers have the opportunity to experience the rich cultural and geographic diversity that make any one of these Caribbean nations a challenging and rewarding country of service.

For a detailed history of Peace Corps in Inter-America and the Pacific Region see here


Current

Bolivia Paraguay
Ecuador Peru
Guyana Suriname


Past

Argentina Colombia
Brazil Uruguay
Chile Venezuela


[edit] Statistics

Latin America currently represents 22% of the volunteers.

By sector:
Volunteers serving in Latin America
25% are Business and Information & Communication Technology Volunteers
22% are Health Volunteers
19% are Youth and Community Development Volunteers
15% are Environment Volunteers
10% are Education Volunteers
9% are Agriculture Volunteers


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