Peace Corps in Mozambique

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Girl in Pluto Road in Pluto

Welcome to the Peace Corps/Mozambique.

Since 1998, Peace Corps Volunteers have been working and living in Mozambique, initially with the education program. Today we have volunteers working in education and community health projects such as HIV/AIDS prevention and care, Orphan and vurnerable Children, Women Empowerment and much more in 10 of 11 provinces of the country.

Whether you are a prospective Peace Corps Volunteer, a family member, an organization or just interested in learning more about the Peace Corps in Mozambique, we kindly invite you to explore our website.

Moz 21ers were the last group to Join PC-MZ

After 10 weeks of training the Moz 21ers are now Volunteers. In a cerimony were our most distiguished guest, partners and goverment official witnessed the Swearing-In cerimony of our Moz 21 trainers become volunteers who will work in Education in almost all the country for the next years.

The new Education Volunteers sworn in by Ambassador Griffiths. CONGRATULATIONS to Moz 21 Group and we wish you all the best in your assignments.

Country Information

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  • Capital City – Maputo
  • Largest City – Maputo
  • Official Language(s) – Portuguese
  • Area (KM2) – 799.380
  • Population – 20,530,714
  • Currency – Metical (MT)

I've learned the meaning of being hospitable. I have learned the meaning of taking care of your guests. Mozambicans know how to treat their guests. I always felt like royalty at my friend's house. Megan DuffyMoz 13 Health Volunteer