Stories from Morocco

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

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VIDEO: Hospitality in Morocco

Volunteer Matthew Rogers shares the tradition of tea in Morocco as key to hospitality.

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VIDEO: Highlighting hospitality in Morocco

Volunteer Young Kwon shares traditions of Moroccan hospitality.

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Nathan Chaput, Nepal

As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you'll likely have the chance to learn a new language during service — and you never know where that will lead you.

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How to make Moroccan mint tea

My first experience with Moroccan mint tea (atay bil naânaâ in Darija, or Moroccan Arabic) came not when I first arrived in Morocco, but when I first dined at a Moroccan restaurant some number of years ago.

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Discovering community: Aisha and Eid Al Fitr

During my first year and a half as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Settat, Morocco, I had an apartment on the southern edge of the city, not far from the highway that wound its way south along the long plateau to Marrakesh, about two hours away. 

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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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Let Girls Learn in Morocco

There are some things we take for granted. 

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Meet Bochra

Born in a small Amazigh village, Bochra’s journey to university has been fraught with obstacles. 

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Let Girls Learn Morocco gender roles

Olivia has a favorite thing to say: "I don’t cook."

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