Response January 19th 2011
This is in response to your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. Specifically, you request, “Any guidance or Manual document for Peace Corps staff and/or Volunteers regarding treatment of Volunteers who are whistle blowers. Specifically I request a copy of any guidelines or Manual document regarding preserving the confidentiality of the Volunteer and protection of the Volunteer against retaliation.”
Attached please find MS 271 Handling of Volunteer/Trainee Allegations (2 pages) and IPS 1-09 - Handling of Volunteer/Trainee Allegations (2 pages). No pages have been withheld. We are providing this at no cost to you.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at (202) 692-1236 or firstname.lastname@example.org.