Marwa is a Media and Journalism student who was forced to flee Syria when she was 11 years old. She is one of our Refugee Festival Scotland Ambassadors in 2019, and featured recently in a short documentary on BBC Scotland about her life since moving to Glasgow.

“What makes Scotland special is its people. I have never felt like I am a stranger here.

“I’m hoping to go into journalism, and I want to be a spokesperson for refugees, or a news reporter in my country one day. “


Author: chris.pettigrew