US Peace Corps - December 28

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PCV Susan Fagan dies after return from Ghana; Malaria suspected 3 December
Peace Corps Volunteer Larisa Jaffe dies in Zimbabwe 12 October
Peace Corps: Safety of Volunteers is Paramount 24 September

Peace Corps plans departure from Latvia 14 December
LA Times: U.S. Recalls Peace Corps Workers from Zimbabwe 17 November
Peace Corps Team To assess Re-Opening Programs In Peru 23 October
Peace Corps suspends Programs in Bangladesh 18 October
Peace Corps Volunteers Lament Hasty Evacuation of Countries 1 October
Peace Corps suspends Programs in the Central Asian nations of Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan 1 October
Peace Corps suspends Program in Papua New Guinea 7 June
Peace Corps closes program in Poland 7 June

Problems with mail to Peace Corps/Washington 12 December
Acting Director Pierson gives speech at UN 5 December
Director Mark Gearan's Tribute to Chuck Baquet 28 November
HUD Secretary Mel Martinez visits PC Headquarters 28 November
Gaddi Vasquez and Jody Olsen Confirmation Hearings 15 November
Nomination of Jody Olsen as PC Deputy Director sent to Senate 5 November
Charles Baquet, a retrospective on his years of service 31 October
CHP International helps PC recruit Country Directors 26 October
Charles Baquet resigns as acting PC Director 3 October

Gaddi Vasquez Confirmation vote postponed until next year 20 December
House passes bill to increase Peace Corps Funding by $10m 20 December
Four Senators vote in Committee against nominee for Peace Corps Director 12 December
Did Mr. Vasquez mislead the Senate? 9 December

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