The story of an Eritrean teenager poet
The story of the journey of M., a poet teenager who fled from Eritrea, and his experience of migration has been depicted in a video produced by the European Asylum Support Office (EASO). The aim is to invite other asylum seekers to enter the European relocation programme.
Gay Imam of Pakistani origin tells his story of escape : Part 2
In the first part, Sameer told InfoMigrants about his marriage, divorce and escape after he was exposed as a homosexual man. In the second part of his story, he talks about how his situation nearly drove him to suicide and how he managed to get out of the country.
Gay Imam of Pakistani origin tells his story of escape : Part 1
Sameer* was born and brought up in Pakistan to become an Imam or Muslim preacher in a mosque. He always knew he was gay, but social pressure prevented him from revealing his sexuality. When his secret was exposed, he faced threats to his life and was forced to seek refuge in several countries, but to no avail.