Skip to Content

Peace Corps


The mission of the Peace Corps is to help the people of interested countries in meeting their need for trained men and women, and to help promote better mutual understanding between Americans and citizens of other countries.
The Peace Corps was established by the Peace Corps Act of 1961, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2501), and was made an independent agency by title VI of the International Security and Development Cooperation Act of 1981 (22 U.S.C. 2501-1).
The Peace Corps consists of a Washington, DC, headquarters; 9 area offices; and overseas operations in 76 countries, utilizing nearly 8,000 volunteers.

This agency has published 241 documents since 1994.

Most Recent Significant Regulations

Listing Of All Recent Documents

September 2015

July 2015

June 2015

March 2015

December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

September 2013

See More

Comment PeriodClosing Soon

Site Feedback