In this edition of Coming to Canada, Khalida Elsadati defines 'refugee' and confronts the brutal realities of being one.
Coming to Canada
Heba Diab shares her experience as a Syrian refugee. She describes the journey that took her from Syria to Lebanon, and then to Toronto. Transcribed by Parnika Godkhindi and Cheng Cheng Lin.
Ruknoon Dinder recounts his memory of moving from Bangladesh to Toronto.
Tazik Shahjahan shares his experience immigrating from Dhaka to Toronto in the first instalment of The Reckoner’s Coming to Canada column.