FLAX – Foreign Local Artistic Xchange. A Mentoring-Programme for Refugee Artists and a Network for Cultural Collaborations
Top local artists provide one-to-one support to creative artists who have fled their homelands.
The Refugee Student Scholarship Network gets involved (via individual sponsorships) in the funding of scholarships offered by an American-German liberal arts college (Bard College Berlin) for up to 20 young refugees.
The dream of opening up a restaurant – Marion Detjen on one Syrian family’s long struggle to get a foothold in Berlin.
The New Library.
I’d hardly exchanged the gummy bears for the cookies and dates before she came sweeping into the bookshop with a crowd of 4-to-12-year-olds.
WE’RE DOING IT offers free legal advice sessions in various languages for displaced persons in Berlin emergency accommodation.
We rarely hear the acknowledgement that some walls are necessary: the walls that protect a person’s dignity.
In case you’re wondering: yes, it is possible at the same time, at least for anyone with as much energy and determination as Lanna Idriss.
Not talking about each other, talking to each other. Readings and conversations with refugees in your local bookshop.