After fleeing Eritrea as a refugee, Faisal Saeed was able to pursue a bachelor’s in Morocco thanks to scholarships. “This is such a good point in my life…. I’m finally here,” Saeed says.

Eritrean refugee Faisal Saeed fled to Saudi Arabia only to face deportation back to Eritrea, until Morocco took him in.
Hannah Finnerty is an American freelance journalist currently living in Morocco.