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Peace Corps

7,671 Peace Corps Volunteers work in 77 countries in projects defined by the sectors of education, health, agriculture, environment, small enterprise development and youth development. The specific activities and outcomes of the projects are defined by local conditions. Youth enterprise or livelihood activities typically fall in the small enterprise development or youth development sectors. Common activities include youth entrepreneurship education, financial literacy, workplace readiness, mentoring or internship development and small enterprise or income-generating training. In addition, Volunteers in all sectors frequently support English education and information and communications technologies (ICT) for young people.

In 2009, 1.7 million boys and girls under 25 reached in a range of youth

under 25 years of age

Asia, Middle East and North Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Carribean, Africa, Australia and Oceania

Albania Armenia Azerbaijan Belize Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde China Costa Rica Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Ethiopia Fiji Gambia, The Georgia Ghana Grenada Guatemala Guyana Honduras Indonesia Jamaica Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kyrgyzstan Lesotho Liberia Macedonia Malawi Mali Mexico Micronesia, Federated States of Moldova Mongolia Morocco Mozambique Namibia Nicaragua Niger Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Romania Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa Senegal Sierra Leone South Africa Suriname Swaziland Tanzania Thailand Togo Tonga Turkmenistan Uganda Vanuatu Zambia

Basic education Financial education Business training Help with income generating activity Safe spaces

http://www.peacecorps.gov/
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