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Welcome to the Peace Corps/Cameroon.

 
There are currently 214 Volunteers in Cameroon working in the areas of education, agriculture and health. During their service in Cameroon, Volunteers learn to speak the local languages, including: Pidgin English, Fulfulde and French. More than 3,470 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Cameroon since the program was established in 1962.
 

 

   Cameroon

  • CAPITAL CITY – Yaounde
  • LARGEST CITY – Douala
  • NUMBER OF REGIONS – 10
  • OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S) – 24 major African language groups, English (official), French
  • AREA (KM2) – 475,440 km2
  • POPULATION – 18,879,201 people
  • GDP – US$ 42.76 billion
  • CURRENCY – Central African Franc (XAF)