Open Your Home to RPCVs Returning from Service!

Open Your Home to RPCVs Returning from Service!

National Peace Corps Association has teamed up with Airbnb and Service Year Alliance to invite RPCVs (i.e. you!) to become Airbnb hosts and open your homes to alumni of national service.
As returned Peace Corps Volunteers we recognize, honor and support all alumni of national service. That’s why we are

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How to Make Peace Corps as Fierce as RuPaul

How to Make Peace Corps as Fierce as RuPaul

Peace Corps has the potential to be fierce, and it should be. Like RuPaul, Peace Corps should push boundaries and break barriers and create a fierce group of volunteers, ready to take on the world.
Some ask if the Peace Corps, as we know it, is still necessary for this

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10 Fantastic Vacations in Guyana

Guyana is well known for its many exotic tourist destinations and is visited every year by travelers from around the world. Everywhere you visit within Guyana, you will encounter scenic views and breathtaking vistas. While there are many amazing destinations to see, we’ve highlighted ten amazing vacations in Guyana.
1.

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Read the Peace Corps Guyana Quarterly, The GAFF, Online

Read the Peace Corps Guyana Quarterly, The GAFF, Online

FROG has partnered with Peace Corps Guyana to host the volunteer quarterly, The GAFF. If you want to follow along with what current PCVs are up to in Guyana, check out the GAFF on the FROG website.
The winter edition is up now, feel free to check it out online.

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5 Podcasts About Peace Corps

5 Podcasts About Peace Corps

When I was a volunteer back in 2003-05, podcasts were a new thing but there weren’t any great services to create and host them. I remember trying to record one podcast though I had no idea what I was doing. It didn’t really turn out though I’m sure I’ve

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10 Amazing Peace Corps Pictures

I’ve scoured the Creative Commons for some of the more amazing photos from Peace Corps volunteers around the world over the past 30 years. Below you will find 10 amazing Peace Corps pictures that I was able to find. Take a look.

Charles Tilford
Mukuvisi Woodlands, to the east

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Meet 2016 SAGE Scholar Reuel Sookdeo

What are you studying at UG and why?
I am pursuing Electrical Engineering at the University of Guyana. Electrical Engineering fascinates me mostly because of the aspects of developing technology; improving and implementing safer and more efficient livelihood for society and the future to come.
What is your favorite

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We’re Proud to Launch the New FROG Website

After months of development and testing, we are happy to announce the launch of the new FROG website. Perfect timing for Peace Corps Week 2017 and the celebration of John F. Kennedy’s 1961 executive order bringing the organization into existence.
The thrust of the latest redesign was to improve usability

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The Border Controversy: An On-Going Conflict

The Guyana-Venezuela Border Controversy
Venezuela’s claim to its shared border with Guyana has been causing tension between the two countries for over a century. An effort has been made in the past to settle the dispute, but none were successful, including an 1899 arbitration and the Treaty of Geneva of

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Guyana Snapshot: A Quick Look

Guyana Snapshot
We’re taking a quick look at the country of Guyana, a Guyana Snapshot if you will, for those of you that aren’t familiar or would like to learn more.

Guyana
Guyana is a small English-speaking country on the northern mainland of South America. Georgetown, its capital, is

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