“I took me days to understand that I am in Greece”

When and why did you leave your country?

In 2016, because I wanted a better life

Where did you start your journey?

In Tunisia, Sfax

Which countries did you travel through?


Why did you choose this country rather than another country?

I wanted to go to Italy but my boat changed direction so we end up in Greece.

What was your principal difficulty once you arrived in the host country?

Communicate with a doctor as I have a severe health issue.

Do you have a job?


Do you have local friends

Yes, but not many

What do you like most in the host country?

That there is the sea and it reminds me of home.

What do you do in your spare time?

I spend time with friends and I try to learn Greek as I want to find a job.

What do you want to do in host city?

Find a job

What do you think will help newcomers?

Having their legal papers ready faster

What do you miss about your country?

My mother

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