Lava Haji, a 19-year-old Syrian student, has won the 2022 Netherlands Student of the Year award, allowing her to become an ambassador for vocational education students in that country.
According to the official website for vocational education in the Netherlands, Haji won the title by a jury’s decision. The center described the Syrian student, who lives in the Netherlands, as confident and fully aware of what she wanted. For these reasons, she is a great ambassador.
Haji has been living with her family in the Dutch village of Garuer for nearly four and a half years. According to a Dutch newspaper, Haji said that [winning the award] was very exciting and important to her, and that she was happy to have won.
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