Conference in Munich – “Mein Weg nach Deutschland – Integration in Alltag und Beruf”

    Dr Anne von Oswald (Immigration Office) and Laura Kolland (BAMF) during the panel discussion. | Photo: Bernhard Ludewig
    The new offering “Virtuelle Entdeckungsreise in die deutsche Arbeitswelt” (Virtual Journey of Discovery in the German Working World) is intended for new immigrants on their start in the complex German vocational world and helps contributing to more participation in society. It was now presented at a conference in Munich.

    “Erste Wege in Deutschland” – now also available as an app

    “Erste Wege” as an App © Goethe-Institut e.V.
    With this app, you can watch the videos and do excercises on all of the eight topics our “Erste Wege in Deutschland” series. The app is available for both iOS and Android.

    Intercultural library work – “The library helped me to integrate”

    The Syrian, Mohammed Bakr, has lived in Hamm since 2015. Since then he has been actively using the library's range of intercultural services – first for language learning, now for his professional training. He has even organised a group for refugees to practice speaking German together.

    Visitors’ Journey – “The open congregations made me proud”

    Participant Irma Wahyuni. | Photo: Nurhidayati
    The Islamic scholar Irma Wahyuni visited Germany for two weeks for a visitors’ journey organised by the Goethe-Institut for Muslim intellectuals from Indonesia. Here, she speaks about refugees, radicalism and individualism.

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