Society and Integration

Pluralism, freedom of religion, family, women and children, demographic change. Migration. Current information and background on society and integration.

Topic of the week: Tolerance

“The right to be oneself”

Riccardo Simonetti wants to inspire people to be more tolerant. To this end, he has been standing up for the queer community in the media for many years.
Topic of the week: Tolerance

Diversity in the theatre

Theatre director Pınar Karabulut explains why the cultural sector needs to become more female and more diverse, and how this can be achieved.

The Afghan community

Some 300,000 people from Afghanistan live in Germany, a large proportion of them in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main metropolitan region. Here you can find out more about how they live and what they have in common.
Topic of the week: People and media

Talking about roots

Open, humorous, relaxed: These formats focus on migration stories – and lots of other things as well.

Raising questions

Berlin is European Volunteering Capital 2021: An interview with Sawsan Chebli, Berlin’s state secretary for active citizenship

Pitching in

Berlin is European Volunteering Capital 2021. Three young volunteers explain what motivates them.
Topic of the week: Germany’s image

“We want to listen”

Frederike Berje of the Goethe-Institut on the study “Außenblick” (Outside View) about the perception of Germany in the world.