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Video: Home in Guinea

VIDEO: Highlighting home in Guinea

The hardworking women of Guinea show how making a place "home", is the work of heroes.

This video was created as part of the Peace Corps Week Video Challenge "Highlighting Home," in which Peace Corps Volunteers captured examples of what home looks like in the host communities where they lived and worked. In the west African country of Guinea, society is built on the backs of hardworking women. Watch to learn more about the typical day of a woman in Guinea, and her efforts to create a home.

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Filmed by PCV Luke Simmons, Guinea, 2018