Population: 8,598,561 - ranks 93rd worldwide
Official Language: Spanish
Religion: Freedom of religion
Geography: Area - 112,088 sq. km. A mountainous land with rainforests and fertile coastal plains.
Over 195,000 of Joyce's books in Spanish have been sent into the country for crusades and outreaches.
Hand of Hope has partnered with John Maxwell's EQUIP leadership training ministry to conduct the Million Leaders Mandate, a global initiative striving to train at least one million leaders worldwide.
Medical and Dental Outreaches
2013: Hand of Hope volunteers treated 2,838 patients; 331 people came to Christ.
- 2012: The prison team distributed 600 hygiene gift bags which included one of Joyce’s books.
- 2005: The prison team visited 24 prisons; distributing 13,000 hygiene gift bags and one of Joyce's books.
Television and Radio
Joyce’s Enjoying Everyday Life television and radio shows are available in Spanish in select areas of the country.