Best Videos by Peace Corps Volunteers Around the World - Intentional Travelers

24 Aug Best Videos by Peace Corps Volunteers Around the World

Top Short Videos by Peace Corps Volunteers

Happiness in Paraguay by Jamieson Cox: This Peace Corps Week 2016 video winner depicts a beloved Praguayan custom that brings people together

We Are Together by Kevin Tang: The second place Peace Corps Week 2016 winner shares the value of unity in Cameroon

What is Happiness in Mongolia? By Marcus Keely: Another finalist in the 2016 Peace Corps Week video contest, this touching series of interviews and beautiful portraits captures the sentiments of Mongolians in their own words.

Two Years Four Minutes: Peru by Mari & Paul: Gorgeous and inspiring footage from married volunteers in Peru that will make you nostalgic for the Peace Corps experience you never had!

Kyrgyzstan is Me by David Malana: This 1st place winner in the Peace Corps Week 2014 video contest shows the vast diversity among people in a country unfamiliar to most Americans.

Ecuador by Kyle King: The 2nd place video features beautiful, high quality images of the people of Ecuador and shares the perspective of a young Peace Corps Volunteer, Richard Castello.

Both Hands: Guinea by Lane Goodman: Another beautiful video, with a creative twist- featuring peoples’ hands as they go about their work.

Burkina Faso- An Introduction by Matthew Sakow: An informative and upbeat video about several aspects of life in Burkina Faso.

Hard to Explain – Peace Corps Niger by Marisa Wong: A bit longer than the others because it was not part of the PC Week competition, this shows a good variety of clips of life and events around Niger.


PCV Media: Ghana is a whole page of great youtube videos by volunteers in Ghana, including How To’s and other educational creations.


Documentaries by and about Peace Corps

27 Months- A Peace Corps Documentary by Ashley Tindall and Clare Major: This is the trailer for the feature-length documentary which follows three volunteers in Azerbaijan, Liberia, and the Philippines. Beautiful footage and fascinating stories. See the Film Archer site for more info.

Posh Corps- A Peace Corps Documentary by Alan Toth: This is another trailer for a feature-length documentary featuring the volunteer in experience in South Africa, where modern conveniences meet cultural and developmental struggles. See more info at

Coming soon: A Towering Task

Some Favorite Peace Corps Jamaica Videos

Life In the Yard from Chamanson on Vimeo.

To see more of our own clips, head over to our personal blog

Which video is your favorite? Are there any great videos that we left out? Please let us know in the comments below.

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  • Marisa Wong
    Posted at 20:26h, 22 April

    Just curious – how did you find my video? Here’s another:

    • intentionalmc
      Posted at 06:55h, 23 April

      Hey Marisa. I just found your videos on youtube and thought it was one of the best at showing an overall PC cultural experience. Thanks for stopping by!

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