She was born in the city of Kabul – the capital of Afghanistan, and lived in the city of Paktia. After getting married, she came to Bulgaria in 2003 through a family reunification procedure. She’s been working with asylum seekers and refugees from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran. She’s fluent in Persian, Dari and Pashto. Layla loves her work and is inspired by helping people who have fallen into difficult situations and impasses.