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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Red dyed eggs for Easter

Please don’t make me wear my big puffy jacket one more time!”

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When I first started my Peace Corps Moldova journey back in June 2017, one thing I kept hearing was that you will have many difficult days, many great days, and few days where you feel truly successful.

Now I can safely say, I feel truly successful.

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Sometimes Peace Corps Volunteers touch lives in unexpected places, such as on a dance floor or a basketball court.

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Alicia Nyein PCV Moldova

As a first-generation immigrant to the United States, I have experienced the challenges of integrating into a new culture as well as the benefits of community development.

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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; before then, health education had 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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