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Peace Corps in Jordan

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Old Amman Church in Jordan

Welcome to the Peace Corps/Jordan.

This site was created to share Peace Corps experiences and resources with others. Peace Corps Volunteers have been working and living in Jordan since 1997. Since then, Peace Corps Volunteers have worked to address the specific needs of Jordan, its people and its resources.

Peace Corps Jordan Program Temporarily Suspended

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  • Capital City – Amman
  • Largest City – Amman
  • Official Language(s) – Arabic (primary), English (secondary)
  • Area (KM2) – 92,300 km2
  • Population – 6,316,000
  • GDP – US$ $32.416 billion
  • Currency – Jordanian Dinar