Malawi

Stories from Malawi

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

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I Am Peace Corps Malawi: Jack

In our "I Am Peace Corps Malawi" video series, we introduce you to the individuals who are working in the field here in The Warm Heart of Africa. Tune in each month to meet a current or former Volunteer and hear about their projects, what they love about Malawi, and what makes their service unique.

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I Am Peace Corps Malawi: Mahi

In our "I Am Peace Corps Malawi" video series, we introduce you to the individuals who are working in the field here in The Warm Heart of Africa. Tune in each month to meet a current or former Volunteer and hear about their projects,  what they love about Malawi, and what makes their service unique. 

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Colorful cloth from a Liberian market

I do not remember why I first applied to join the Peace Corps.

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Celebrating and sharing history and cultures: Finding passion through service in Malawi

When Nyassa Kollie’s father thinks about his childhood and the hurdles he overcame in pursuit of his education, he replays the voices of encouragement telling him that he could do anything, even earn a doctorate in chemistry. 

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Members of the Malawi IV cohort gather in L.A. for a 50 year reunion.

In 1964, a group of 21-year-olds volunteered to make a difference in this world.

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I Am Peace Corps Malawi: Anya

In our "I Am Peace Corps Malawi" video series, we introduce you to the individuals who are working in the field here in The Warm Heart of Africa. Tune in each month to meet a current or former Volunteer and hear about their projects,  what they love about Malawi, and what makes their service unique.  

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One sweet potato at a time

Last year, I was able to implement my first big project in Malawi: my orange-fleshed sweet potato project.

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Nyassa Kollie, Malawi

We asked Peace Corps Volunteers, "What do you wish Americans knew about your country of service?"

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A beautiful landscape view over a Peace Corps Volunteer's village

Driving up to my Peace Corps site in Malawi reminds me of the drive to my grandparents' home in the Sierras. 

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A Peace Corps Volunteer stands proudly with her Camp Glow participants under a banner.

On most days, Memory is hesitant to get up in the mornings. 

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