Abdallah

Abdallah

Sorry, this entry is only available in Dutch. This entry is only available in Dutch. In Ottoland kwam Abdallah een weekend logeren bij Karin en Marten, klaar om via Takecarebnb tijdelijk bij dit gastgezin te gaan wonen. Bijzonder genoeg kreeg Abdallah na dit logeerweekend al een eigen flat in Helmond, maar hebben Abdallah en zijn

It is healing to be in an environment like this

It is healing to be in an environment like this

Basketball coach Alaa Al Tarcha has been living in 28-year-old Sarah’s spare room for the past two months. He says they get on very well and he loves the experience of living with a Dutch person. “You are in Dutch culture: you learn what they eat, what they drink, what makes them happy, what makes

They were there for us in our very worst days

They were there for us in our very worst days

Photo: Franklin Heijnen (for illustration and not related to the people in this article) Mohammad and Hassan are refugees from Iraq. They are friendly, thoughtful and quick to smile. After being persecuted for their homosexuality they were forced to flee. Upon arriving at their refugee center (AZC) they were immediately singled out: like most couples,