Stories from Azerbaijan

Every Peace Corps Volunteer has a story to tell. Read stories from Volunteers about what it's like to live and work in Azerbaijan.

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Hailey Holferty served as a youth development specialist in Azerbaijan.

My commitment to service started with the Peace Corps in September 2012.

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big brother big sister azerbaijan

The Third Goal of Peace Corps asks Volunteers to share the culture of their host countries with Americans upon their return to the U.S. When I left for Peace Corps Azerbaijan in June 2007, I never imagined that nine years later I would be an advocate for Muslims in America and around the world.

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Peter Ter Azerbaijan

I was born into civil war. The civil war in Sudan lasted 21 years until South Sudan achieved independence on July 9, 2011. I came to the United States as one of the so-called “Lost Boys of Sudan.”

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Morocco house

In Mongolia, you might live in a ger; in Swaziland, it could be a rondavel. Just as each Volunteer experience is different, so is each house. 

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