Migrant Stories

Syrian family looking for new opportunities

Abd El-Rakim left Syria with his pregnant wife and son because of the war and insecurity. Their journey was long and exhausting, and included smuggling in an over-crowded boat.

Former NATO employee left Afghanistan looking for a peaceful life

Hassan decided to leave Afghanistan with his pregnant wife and three sons because of insecurity. The family engaged into a difficult journey which included walking all night and being smuggled.

Brave Kurdish woman decides to leave her country after years of living in insecurity and war

Shahla decided to leave her country after years of living in insecurity and war. Shahla applied for asylum in Croatia and hopes to open a restaurant.

Veterinary expert from Iraq left his country looking for a peaceful life

Hassan is a veterinary expert and left his country because of the war. He applied for asylum in Croatia and would love to open a veterinary clinic.

Syrian refugee hopes to get asylum in Croatia

Tony left Syria because he did not want to join the army and participate in the conflicts. He applied for asylum and hopes to get a chance to live and work in Croatia.

Pregnant woman from Afghanistan embraces a long journey with her family

Leyla left Afghanistan with her husband and three children because of insecurity and fights inside the family. Her journey was very painful because she was several months pregnant when she left her country and is just about to give birth to her fourth child.

Activist from Pakistan forced to flee his country

Kamal advocated better living conditions for Pakistani people but was forced to leave his country because of insecurity.

Fatemeh left Afghanistan with her family looking for a better life

Fatemeh Enayat from Afghanistan is pregnant and left Afghanistan with her husband and three children. The reason for leaving their country were insecurity and threats to her family.