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B) Nazila's Story
Nazila is a 26 years old Iranian lesbian who ran away from her family once her brother found out about her relationship with her girlfriend and threatened to kill her. The IRQR has been working on her file in last several months. She has submitted her application to the UNHCR office and is currently waiting for her legal interview. She does not have any support in Turkey and for a while she stayed with a refugee family. When the family found out about her sexual orientation, she was asked to leave the house. She is currently staying at a local police camp and needs to leave there as soon as possible because due to the fear of being targeted or abused by other people. She is in deer need of ongoing support to pay for her basic expenses such as shelter and food.