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Refugee Voices

Refugee Voices

Haider

Haider is first and foremost an artist. But in war-torn Iraq, art didn’t pay the bills. So, having learnt English thanks to his English teacher…
Refugee Action
February 27, 2014
Refugee Voices

Maryann

A lady in her fifties, Maryann never expected to get involved in politics. But the political situation in Zimbabwe, her country, was very difficult. With…
Refugee Action
December 11, 2013
Refugee Voices

Abdi

Listen to Abdi's story, in his own words, in our podcast. Nineteen-year-old Abdi would be spending tonight in sub-zero temperatures on the streets, as he…
Refugee Action
November 11, 2013
Refugee Voices

Tete

In 2000, there was a referendum on Zimbabwe’s constitution. Ruling party Zanu-PF wanted more power for President Robert Mugabe, but human rights groups disagreed. Some,…
Refugee Action
October 11, 2013
Refugee Voices

Prem

Prem was born in a small village in Bhutan. When he was thirteen, demonstrations in his country demanded human rights and democracy. The government responded…
Refugee Action
August 11, 2013
Refugee Voices

Rafi

My name is Rafi. I am 26 years old. In Afghanistan, I worked on the frontline with British forces as an interpreter. But when I…
Refugee Action
July 11, 2013
Refugee Voices

Adem

My name is Adem. I am a refugee from Ethiopia. I grew up in a beautiful region in Oromia, the Bale Mountains. My country has…
Refugee Action
June 11, 2013
Refugee Voices

Sisay

My name is Sisay. I am an Eritrean refugee from Ethiopia. I am Eritrean but I was born and grew up in Ethiopia. I was…
Refugee Action
April 4, 2013