The journey fleeing home in search of safety and settling in Christchurch has led former refugee Masood Chakari to be an advocate for New Zealanders in need.
Husband and wife Lin and Lian Thuam Cin are former refugees from Myanmar turned essential workers. This is their story of wanting to help a nation in need after having been helped themselves.
A former refugee, supermarket assistant, passionate cook and Covid-19 essential worker, Nedal Ebrahim has become an important and valued member of his new community.
A former refugee, avid traveller, cancer survivor and Covid-19 essential worker, Sabira Nouri has been defying the odds her whole life.
One million people from Myanmar live in 34 camps in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. They are considered some of the largest and most densely populated camps in the world. New Zealand Red Cross’ international delegate Elodie Berthe shares some of their stories.