Stories from Mongolia

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

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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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Singing from Mozambique to Mongolia

I’m so proud!! I’m totally having a teacher moment right now.

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Jennifer Myung Mongolia

Before I left for my country of service, I read dozens and dozens of Peace Corps blogs, partly out of boredom but mostly out of anxious excitement. 

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Mongolia Mountains

For 25 years, Peace Corps Volunteers have been living and serving in Mongolia, working side-by-side with partners in their communities, and making a difference.

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The Good Father Project, Mongolia

Globally, over 62 million girls are not in school. Many more are fighting to stay there – and a good dad can make all the difference.

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VIDEO: What does happiness mean in Mongolia?

This short video by Peace Corps Mongolia Volunteer Marcus Keely explores what "happiness" means to Mongolians of all ages and backgrounds. People at the market, in their homes, outside school and on the street were asked, "What is happiness?"

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Anthony Trujillo Mongolia

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, Anthony Trujillo discusses how his experience living and working as a Native American in Mongolia helped to fortify his identity. 

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City Year to Peace Corps: My first steps into the international community

What brought me to City Year and the Peace Corps in Mongolia was that I have always been interested in giving back and helping people. 

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Morocco house

In Mongolia, you might live in a ger; in Swaziland, it could be a rondavel. Just as each Volunteer experience is different, so is each house. 

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