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Freiraum Dublin © Goethe-Institut Irland

Video: Freiraum Dublin

As part of the Europe wide programme ‘Freiraum’ initiated by the Goethe-Institut, Dublin looks at economic inequality and the limits to freedom in Europe.

Freiraum I AM EUROPE © Goethe-Institut Irland

Freiraum: I AM DUBLIN: A Future Vision

This text, written by Leonard Merkes, is based on the ideas and thoughts of fifteen Transition Year secondary school students from Dublin. They shared and discussed their future visions of the city during the Freiraum Theatre Summer School.

Sfera libertății © Goethe-Institut

Project: Freiraum

"Freiraum" is a project of the Goethe-Instituts in Europe in cooperation with 53 actors from culture, science and civil society.


Europe 2019

Erasmus – with and without the EU Illustration © SOWATORINI Landschaft

Erasmus: Better Studying

The EU Erasmus program makes it easier for students to spend a semester abroad. This also benefits many cities. What if the Erasmus program were cut short or completely discontinued?

Borders Illustration: © Goethe-Institut / Ricardo Cabral

Over All Borders

Anyone crossing national borders within the EU will no longer encounter turnpikes. Since 1995, the Schengen Agreement has ensured freedom of travel. What if border controls were reintroduced everywhere?

Research in the EU Illustration: © Ella Frances Sanders

Research: A short history of EU funds

Stephen Hawking already knew: Brexit is also bad for British researchers. What if they had to forego EU funds in the future?



Bibliotheksnutzerin © Colourbox.com (detail)

Teachers' Library

The Teachers' Library for German as a foreign language offers material for German lessons in primary and secondary schools, in the tertiary area and in adult education.

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Practise German free of charge

Learn German together free of charge: Browse tutorials by language ability level and topic, and add them to your own learning list. You will find learning tips and you may share experiences with other users in the forum.

Onleihe © Goethe-Institut Thailand

New Media in the Online Library 17/2018

In our Online library new media are once more available, including the new works of Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Kirsten Fuchs, Marc-Uwe Kling, Carmen Korn, David Schalko, Christian Y. Schmidt.