U.S. Peace Corps Marks 60 Years of Global Volunteerism

This year, the United States and Kazakhstan will celebrate together 30 years of diplomatic relations.

The United States Peace Corps will also celebrate Peace Corps day this year on March 1 to commemorate their 60-year anniversary.

Kazakhstan hosted the Peace Corps from 1993 to 2011. Approximately 1,120 Americans served in Kazakhstan, working on community-based projects.