Former Afghan interpreter, now living in Canada

She does not miss the burka

In October 2011 she arrived in Canada under a special immigration program for Afghan interpreters at risk…

Caron doesn’t really mind the cold – you can get clothing for that, she says. She enjoys hockey games but doesn’t much like poutine, a mound of cheese, gravy and potato popular with Canadian students. Last year, she began her university studies. But she has her mind and heart firmly set on the future.
“I will go back. I am optimistic. I believe in my generation. We are ‘the change.’ ”