Liberia

Stories from Liberia

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

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Throughout orientation, I continually wondered where I would be assigned?

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Malaria Carnival Joni

“I will never go to graduate school… I am done with school and won’t need it…” 

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foya2

When I moved to my site,  I was expecting my students to have very little background knowledge in biology.

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Student Help to Weight Bridge

“My goal in the classroom is to erase the mindset that math is hard,” shared Peace Corps Response Volunteer Lakshmi.

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Morocco White House

A shock, a dream, a once in a lifetime opportunity for anyone, let alone for 44 girls from Morocco and Liberia. 

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Rebecca Monnier Liberia

After the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, Rebecca Monnier is getting her second chance at being a Peace Corps Volunteer in Liberia.

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Let Girls Learn Camp GLOW

In June 2015, the Peace Corps returned to Liberia through Peace Corps Response to help rebuild communities in the wake of the Ebola epidemic. 

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Pride and Prejudice_1

When serving abroad, all Peace Corps Volunteers face challenges of new living arrangements, novel foods and different attitudes.

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commute jordan

Peace Corps Volunteers trek through mountains, deserts, fields, rainforests and rivers to get to their service sites. Here’s what commuting looks like for 11 Volunteers and returned Volunteers around the world.

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