Jugend Rettet – Iuventa: The film

    Iuventa © César Dezfuli
    After launching a crowdfunding campaign to purchase a fishing trawler, the Berlin-based aid organization Jugend Rettet (“Youth Saves”) have been rescuing refugees in distress at sea since June 2016. Michele Cinque, an Italian documentary filmmaker aboard, has been filming the young German crew of the retrofitted Iuventa as it criss-crosses the Mediterranean on rescue missions. His documentary is to be screened at the Berlinale.

    A New Life – Third European PASCH School Theatre Festival 2017

    “We’re off and away!” – seven teens from Berlin on stage | Photo: Lennart Kortmann
    One subject – one stage – five interpretations. At this year’s PASCH theatre festival in Berlin, teens from all over Europe met with plays in German they’d written themselves in tow.

    Hospitality – “A question about how we want to live”

    How we receive refugees has much to do with the question of how we ourselves want to live | Photo: © stockWERK/Fotolia
    The idea of seeing refugees as victims or invaders strongly influences discourse in Germany. The social scientist Heidrun Friese has researched the phenomenon.

    Framework Curriculum For Integration Courses – 2016 Revision

    Structure of the Framework Curriculum for Integration Courses | © Framework Curriculum for Integration Courses 2016, page 17
    Nearly ten years after it was first created, the Framework Curriculum for Integration Courses in Germany has been revised and published in an updated version.


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