Refugees and immigrants face challenges performing common tasks

Aug 15, 2016

The challenges that refugees and immigrants confront have been well-documented.

We hear a lot about families who have fled their native lands to avoid persecution or even death. We hear about their struggles to find housing and land jobs in a new country. But as Waverly Colville reports, some of the most daunting tasks they face at the start of their new lives involve performing routine tasks.

Rubens Mukunzi, a refugee from Rwanda, is interviewed by WBFO's Waverly Colville in his Karibu News office. He has lived in Buffalo since 2013.
Credit Karibu News