MEd student pursues degree from 12,000 km away in Kenya's Dadaab Refugee Camp

York University Faculty of Education graduate student Abdikadir Abikar's story of working towards his Master of Education (MEd) degree from 12,000 km away at Dadaab Refugee Camp in Kenya is nothing short of amazing.

Abdikadir Abikar is a Somali refugee pursuing his MEd from York University in Toronto, Canada. He is studying online from Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya, where he lives with his wife and three daughters.

Abdikadir's story is featured in a new video produced by UNHCR Canada.