George Gorayeb

Volunteer: George Gorayeb


Also Associate Peace Corps Director Yemen 1975-1977

1971 - 1973

Contributions from George Gorayeb

  1. Yemen The World is a Funny Place

    We were invited to a celebration luncheon at a tiny village in Northern Yemen near the Saudi Arabian border. It was 1976, and some civil engineer Peace Corps volunteers had just completed building a concrete rain water catch basin to improve this village’s clean water supply. There were 30 people lounging on pillows in a circle on the floor of the village sheikh’s sumptuous living room in this expansive mud and stone home. He wanted to show us his gratitude, and a feast of roasted lamb, ...

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“Sunset at the Railroad” by PCV Nicholas Baylor Hall. Namibia, 2011.