The National Refugee Students: The Lucky Ones

The National Refugee Students: The Lucky Ones

From afar, and especially to those living in conflict zones, Canada can seem like a paradise — no war and the freedom to believe what you want. There is also reasonable access to education and employment. That is why the two young Somali refugees profiled in this documentary left their families behind in Kenya. Their new lives as students at Canadian universities are not exactly what they expected. But still, as reporter Joan Leishman explains in this feature from The National, these students feel like the lucky ones.

  • 2009
  • 00:24:29
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/30/2013
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