Making Palmy Home

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Making Palmy Home

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Making Palmy Home-14-04-2021 - Episode 05( 0:27:50)       
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Raza Nayeel is today’s guest. His journey to Palmy came through family reunification, supporting his sister who had been resettled here as a refugee from Afghanistan. Raza talks about some of the challenges he faced on arrival and how he has worked to support the Afghani community here.
Published: 4/14/2021 3:30:00 PM
Making Palmy Home-07-04-2021 - Episode 04( 0:27:48)       
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Today’s guest is Haifa Albostami. Haifa talks about her identity as a Palestinian, her work in education in Palmy and how she made the first steps in getting to know people in the community.
Published: 4/7/2021 3:30:00 PM
Making Palmy Home-31-03-2021 - Episode 03( 0:27:1)       
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Today’s guest is city councillor Dr Zulfiqar Butt. Originally from Pakistan, Zulfiqar also runs a small business in Palmy. Hear how he persevered to complete his PhD, why he stayed in Palmy and of course, his love of cricket.
Published: 3/31/2021 3:30:00 PM
Making Palmy Home-24-03-2021 - Episode 02( 0:27:50)       
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Today's episode of Making Palmy Home features Wajeha, a former refugee from Afghanistan who now works as a teacher aide in the day and manages Afghan Darbar restaurant in the evenings! Wajeha's story of her journey and settlement shows how many challenges she has overcome.
Published: 3/24/2021 3:30:00 PM
Making Palmy Home-16-03-2021 - Episode 01( 0:27:36)       
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Today’s guest is Shabbir Shah Hashmi. An engineer by profession, Shabbir has also been very busy volunteering for the community. He talks about his experiences finding work as a skilled migrant, and his love of race cars!
Published: 3/17/2021 3:30:00 PM

PN City Councillor, Lorna Johnson, hosts this series talking with migrants about their journeys to Palmy; Thoughts on the city; And, advice to people looking at "Making Palmy Home".

Host: MPR - Manawatū People's Radio
Produced By: MPR - Manawatū People's Radio
Language: English
Category: Community
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