#Germany

  • Article: Asylum Seekers Are Boosting Europe's Economies, Study Says
    Citizenship

    Asylum Seekers Are Boosting Europe's Economies, Study Says

    June 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The cliché that international migration is associated with economic 'burden' can be dispelled." Read more

  • Article: European Countries Are About to Decide the Future for Vulnerable Refugees. And No One's Talking About It.
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    European Countries Are About to Decide the Future for Vulnerable Refugees. And No One's Talking About It.

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 19, 2018

    Children, families, people with disabilities, and victims of torture need a safe home. Read more

  • Article: Muslims in Germany Wear Jewish Kippahs to Show Solidarity After Hate Crime
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    Muslims in Germany Wear Jewish Kippahs to Show Solidarity After Hate Crime

    By Joe McCarthy|April 27, 2018

    “Jewish identity is not something we should hide.” Read more

  • Article: The EU Accepted More Than 500,000 Refugees in 2017
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    The EU Accepted More Than 500,000 Refugees in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy|April 19, 2018

    Germany led the way. Read more

  • Article: This German Food Bank Closed Its Doors to Refugees
    Food & Hunger

    This German Food Bank Closed Its Doors to Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy|March 16, 2018

    “The whole country is up in arms.” Read more

  • Article: A Pilot Program in Germany Is Helping Refugees Become Teachers
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    A Pilot Program in Germany Is Helping Refugees Become Teachers

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 22, 2018

    “We need stability and a future. That’s why this programme is so important for us.” Read more

  • Feature: Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes
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    Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Joe McCarthy|Feb. 15, 2018

    “The photographs show very clearly what’s possible when people and communities react with openness.” Read more

  • Article: Germany Is Planning Free Public Transit to Fight Air Pollution
    Environment

    Germany Is Planning Free Public Transit to Fight Air Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 14, 2018

    This represents a surprising shift for Germany. Read more