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Love story: “I don’t know if he will be deported”

By: Hala Her: Evalene, Philippines: : “You are not 32!” That was the first thing he said to me when I picked him up from the station. He thought I looked younger. That was one year ago after two months of talking on the phone. When I got the first …

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Mania

By: Paiwand I came to Denmark in the beginning of 2016. I was just a 23-year old girl, and I had never been away from my family before. Now, I was going to live alone for the first time, and I didn’t even know for how long. I came from …

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The hopes of an Afghan mother

By Danial  »I came to Denmark 10 months ago with my husband and my disabled child after leaving our home country Afghanistan. We had to leave because of an occupation of our city by the Taliban. So many bombs and killings. In Denmark, we receive medical care, and our daughter, …

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The good and easy way to help is through friendship

Helping through friendship is something that volunteer Therese Romijn believes in. She is volunteering for Venligboerne in Allerød and has dedicated her time to help and welcome newcomers into the Danish community. By Eden Kindness, curiosity and respect are some of the most important values in Venligboerne. Therese Romijn, that …

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Somali refugees risk losing their residence permits

Because of a new decision from the Immigration Service, some Somali refugees in Denmark now risk losing their residence permits. It has been decided to reopen Somali refugee’s cases, and possibly take away their residence permits. By: Hala Ali Dirie from Somalia-39 years old. He has lived in Dianalund Asylum Center …

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Successful refugee Sabah sells evening dresses

Asylum in Denmark is not something new. Denmark has always received asylum seekers, but the number has been increasing. A lot of the refugees are now integrated in the Danish community and have become a part of it. Sabah Sabri Isa from Iraq is an example of a successful former …

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Welcome Festival builds up network for refugees in Denmark

With music, a warm welcome speech and big wooden letters saying “WELCOME FESTIVAL 2016”, Europe’s largest welcome party for refugees was launched in Copenhagen the 10th of September. The expectation is to create new job opportunities for asylum seekers in Denmark By Marion Chen Stands created by different NGO’s were …

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The Danish Refugee Council at the Folkemøde

The Danish Refugee Council is working with international communication. We met Maya, who is working at the Refugee Council to a debate about integration, politics and asylum seekers By Eden Her name is Maya. She is from the Danish Refugee Council, and she is working with communication international fare. “The …

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Grandparents For Asylum at the Folkemøde in Allinge

New Times went to the Folkemøde in Allinge to interview members of Grandparents for Asylum. They will continue to help asylum seekers and refugees – Even though the Government does not share their viewpoints  By Eden »We’re against the centers for rejected asylum seekers. Families and children shouldn’t have to be …

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