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Welcome to the Peace Corps - Albania

This site was created to share Peace Corps experiences and resources with others. Peace Corps Volunteers work to address the specific needs of Albania, its people and its resources.

More than 525 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Albania since the program was established in 1992. Currently, 82 Volunteers serve in Albania. Volunteers work in the areas of health, community and economic development and English education. Volunteers are trained and work in the Albanian language.

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   ALBANIA

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  • CAPITAL CITY – Tirana
  • LARGEST CITY – Tirana
  • OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S) – Albanian
  • AREA (KM2) –  28,748 km2
  • POPULATION – 3 million
  • GDP – $12.7 billion
  • CURRENCY – LEK