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Welcome to the Peace Corps/Macedonia.

Since 1996, over 200 Peace Corps Volunteers have worked alongside their counterparts in Macedonia. Now, we'd like to invite you to get involved. Read More »


Peace Corps Macedonia is coming to a city near you!

From March 9-12, we will be in Probishtip, Berovo, Debar, Valandovo, Kichevo, Kriva Palanka, and Bitola. Attend an information session and learn more about working with Peace Corps. The sessions will take place on the following dates/times:

March 9 - 11:30am – Probishtip - House of Culture "Zletovski rudar"
March 10 - 11:30am – Berovo - Biznis incubator
March 10 - 11:30am – Debar - Hall of the City Council Debar
March 11 - 11:30am – Valandovo - House of culture "25 Maj"
March 11 - 11:30am – Kichevo - Hall of the City Council Kichevo
March 12 - 11:30am – Kriva Palanka - The Municipality of Kriva Palanka
March 12 - 11:30am – Bitola - Hall of the City Council Bitola
March 18 - 11:30am – Skopje - Hotel TCC Grand Plaza

For more information about any of these events, please contact Dragan Atanasov at 072/209-387 or send an email to pcv@mk.peacecorps.gov


Welcome prospective Volunteers! 

This website offers a glimpse of our work at post.  If you are interested in becoming a Volunteer, please visit this link http://www.peacecorps.gov/volunteer/learn/meet/offices/  to contact your Regional Recruiting Office who can tell you more about serving in Macedonia and how to apply.  Thanks for considering Peace Corps!



Are you interested in working with an American Peace Corps Volunteer?

A new group of Peace Corps Volunteers will begin working in schools, municipalities, and NGOs throughout Macedonia in December 2015. 
We invite all interested primary and secondary schools, municipalities and citizen's associations to apply for this opportunity


The application deadline is April 10, 2015

The call for applications with the application form can be found here.


Country Information

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  • Capital City – Skopje
  • Largest City – Skopje
  • Official Language(s) – Macedonian
  • Area (KM2) – 25,713 km2
  • Population – 2 million
  • GDP (2006 est.) – US$ 6.215 billion (Per capita - $3.042)
  • Currency – Macedonian Denar

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