Interview 2 - Getting deeper already

-Name- Henry

-From- Nigeria

-Age- 28

-Past occupation- business admin

-What happened to make you leave- Land disputes with an uncle became too threatening.

-How did you travel to Italy- "I Walked through the desert for many days. It was burning hot and freezing cold. I saw many people die either from the harsh conditions or because they were shot. When I reached Libya the Asma Boys captured me and put me in prison for 5months. I had to pay €1000 to leave the prison. The last part of the journey was by boat."

-What did you hope to gain by coming to Italy- : Better opportunities

-What do you miss from home- : My 3 younger siblings


These interviews are research towards the upcoming, zero waste swimwear collection by emroce. The collection will speak of the refugee crisis here in Italy in the hopes of getting some real information across and to inspire the Italiani to feel more proud of their situation to help. The collection will be displayed in art galleries in Milano and Como See past zero waste collections by emroce...


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