Moldova

Stories from Moldova

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

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Moldova

I’ve been at my site for a little over one year and some of my dearest friends here are the three ladies at the store where I do my shopping. 

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Moldova

Peace Corps’ Health Education program began in Moldova in 1997, until then the health education subject has not been taught in Moldovan schools.

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Teaching English in Moldova

English Education was the first Peace Corps program in Moldova in 1993 and has continued strong ever since.

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More than 1,500 Americans have served as Peace Corps Volunteers in Moldova since 1993.

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JiuJitsu

When people hear the word “sustainability,” it typically conjures up images of farm-to-table restaurants that serve organic food grown by local farmers.

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Mentoring Youth at risk

When Alex joined our project, he was 16, out of school and always goofing around. He and his friend Mihai had broken into houses and gotten in trouble with the police. Their lives were heading in a bad direction.

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Soccer in Moldova

 “Volunteer integration” with a community can take place in numerous ways, from sharing food at a table to saying hello to new people or partaking in a new holiday or tradition with host country nationals.

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Moldova Valerie H

It doesn’t snow on the Alabama Gulf Coast.

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Lori and Stela

Lori Chibnik was stunned a couple of years ago when she saw this photo on the Peace Corps Moldova Facebook page.

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