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Trainees swear in as volunteers in Mauritania in September 2007.
I, [state your name], do solemnly swear or affirm that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, domestic and foreign, that I take this obligation freely and without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion, and that I will well and faithfully discharge my duties in the Peace Corps by working with the people of [the host country] as partners in friendship and in peace.

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US committed to seeing equality in Jamaica - Jamaica Observer
Jamaica Observer
US committed to seeing equality in JamaicaJamaica ObserverUnited States Ambassador to Jamaica Luis Moreno and country director, Peace Corps Jamaica, Jennifer White (left), share a moment with newly appointed Peace Corps volunteer Carla Schmidt during the swearing-in ceremony for new volunteers. (PHOTO: ...and more »
U.S Ambassador to Malawi Virginia Palmer will swear in 41 Peace Corps ... - The Maravi Post
The Maravi Post
U.S Ambassador to Malawi Virginia Palmer will swear in 41 Peace Corps ...The Maravi Post... Village Headman Chisazima in Kasungu. Currently 123 volunteers are working in the country in education, environment and health and more than 2, 800 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in the county since the establishment of the program in 1963.
US Pledges Support to Agro Sector - AllAfrica.com
US Pledges Support to Agro SectorAllAfrica.com... Chamuka's area in Chipembi. The two hosting chiefs were present to witness the swearing-in ceremony. The volunteers would work in Zambia for two years. The country has 270 volunteers under the Peace Corps programme, making it the largest in Africa.and more »
Five new Peace Corps Response volunteers arrive in FSM - Marianas Variety
Five new Peace Corps Response volunteers arrive in FSMMarianas VarietyPeace Corps acting country director Monica Collier performed the formal swearing in of the five new Peace Corps Response volunteers on April 17 in the Governor's conference room in Kolonia. Acting Gov. Marcelo Peterson welcomed and congratulated the ...
Peace Corps volunteers asked to be agents of change in communities - spyghana.com
Peace Corps volunteers asked to be agents of change in communitiesspyghana.comAmbassador Cretz, was addressing the volunteers at the swearing-in ceremony at Anyinasin in the Eastern Region. He challenged the volunteers to make peace in their assigned communities and asked them to cherish the Peace Corps Organization's values ...and more »
Peace corps volunteers take oath - New Era
Peace corps volunteers take oathNew EraOKAHANDJA ? Forty-eight United States of America (USA) peace corps volunteers last Thursday took the oath of service at a swearing-in ceremony held at Okahandja. The group that will serve Namibia for two years in various fields underwent nine weeks of ...and more »
PM officiates at swearing-in of 37 US volunteers - The Swazi Observer
PM officiates at swearing-in of 37 US volunteersThe Swazi ObserverUS Ambassador Makila James has commended the Peace Corps programme in Swaziland, saying it is one of the best in Africa. Speaking during the swearing in of 37 Peace Corps at the Royal Swazi Convention Centre at Ezulwini yesterday, the ambassador ...
Remarks at Peace Corps Swearing-in Ceremony - US Department of State (press release)
Remarks at Peace Corps Swearing-in CeremonyUS Department of State (press release)And when I heard I was swearing in 101 Peace Corps volunteers, I immediately thought of 101 Dalmatians. (Laughter.) I couldn't help it. Sorry about that. That has nothing to do with anything, all right? (Laughter.) And you certainly don't think of yourselves that ...and more »
Kerry: US reconsiders role in Mideast peace talks - WLFI.com
Kerry: US reconsiders role in Mideast peace talksWLFI.comU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (center) arrives at the Ministry of Youth and Sports to attend a Peace Corps Volunteer Swearing-in Ceremony in Rabat, Morocco Friday April 4, 2014. After the ceremony he is expected to meet with Morocco's King ...and more »
US envoy passes out 42 education volunteers - New Vision
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US envoy passes out 42 education volunteersNew VisionThe swearing-in ceremony was the culmination of eleven weeks of training for the 42 Peace Corps volunteers who received technical school-based training at Shimoni Core Primary Teachers College and Kira town council primary School in Wakiso district.
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