ADDED ON: 03/15/2018

Documentary Tells Story of Trek to Ottawa by LGBTI Refugees

03/14/2018 | CBC News

A new documentary set to be screened Wednesday at the University of Ottawa tells the story of three Gambian refugees who came to Canada because it’s potentially dangerous to be LGBTQ in their West African country. Radamis Zaky, a PhD student at the school, directed the documentary Rainbow Haven: Welcoming LGBTQ Refugees to Canada. Speaking with CBC Radio’s All In A Day Tuesday, Zaky said Gambia is simply not a welcoming place for LGBTQ people.

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