Mozambique

Stories from Mozambique

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

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All Peace Corps Volunteers get asked for a success story when reporting their activities at site and every time I am faced with this request, I hesitate.

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VIDEO: This video depicts what it is like to spend three months training to be a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mozambique.

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I would have never imagined myself sitting under a mango tree a thousand miles away from home, eating a mountain of traditional Thanksgiving food and Mozambican food on the same plate.

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In Mozambique, and around the world, April is a month dedicated to raising awareness about malaria.

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When we think of the term “chefe” or “boss,” more often than not we imagine that person as a man.

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When you give a girl a menstrual pad, she lives a normal life four out of four weeks a month. She goes to school, she plays soccer. And when you teach a girl about her body, she’s empowered to take control of it.

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Joy in the classroom in Mozambique

It may be rare, but I actually knew I wanted to serve as a Peace Corps Volunteer before I became a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

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