Info Session: Community and Economic Development Programs

Location: 
Ross School of Business
Room: 
Blau 1580

Description: In many countries, Peace Corps volunteers work with governments and local communities that face impediments to economic growth such as high unemployment, rapid increasing populations, unskilled workforce and a lack of private sector investment. As a Peace Corps Volunteer working in Community Economic Development, you may

  • Advise with women's groups about access to credit
  • Create income generating project
  • Train entrepreneurs in marketing, business planning, and tourism development

Join us at this Returned Peace Corps Volunteer discussion to learn about Volunteer experiences, ask questions about service, and gain tips to guide you through the application process.