Stories - Breaking Barriers

Stories

Find out what we've been up to, and discover first-hand stories from refugees, volunteers and our partners

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Volunteer spotlight: Khalil

Khalil is an advice and guidance volunteer with a wealth of knowledge and experience as a former quantitative hedge fund manager. He has been providing CV writing skills, interview tips and career advice to refugee clients.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Eiman Behbehani

On today's volunteer spotlight, we have Eiman, an English/Arabic translator/interpreter who has been with us since November 2022. She will be sharing with us why she decided to volunteer for Breaking Barriers, as well as some of her highlights and why people should volunteer for Breaking Barriers.

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Reflecting on my interview with Hamed and Hessam

“The Boy With Two Hearts is a family story, it's a love story, it’s a story of a family leaving their home, their belongings, their identity… everything behind because of simply speaking out for equality and women’s rights”