Power of the Streets on Jamit

6. Where The Heart Is

Power of the Streets

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Episode Notes

How do you prove that the home you fled was unsafe, if you could never report the violence you faced there? Thomars Shamuyarira is a Zimbabwean migrant rights activist living in South Africa. He speaks on South Africa’s restrictive asylum process and the experiences of LGBT people from elsewhere in Africa seeking asylum there. You can follow the Fruit Basket on https://www.facebook.com/everyfruit/ (Facebook), https://twitter.com/everyfruit (Twitter) and https://www.instagram.com/every_fruit/ (Instagram). The Fruit Basket won a prestigious award, read about it https://www.unhcr.org/innovation/unhcr-ngo-innovation-award-2020/ (here). To access the transcript of the show or find out more, you can go https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/podcast/2021/03/01/power-of-the-streets (here). Follow Human Rights Watch on https://twitter.com/hrw (Twitter) or https://www.instagram.com/humanrightswatch/ (Instagram). Join the conversation using #PoweroftheStreets to tell us how you’re speaking truth to power. Follow host Audrey Kawire Wabwire on https://twitter.com/akawire (Twitter) or https://www.instagram.com/audreyhrw/ (Instagram).


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