Refugees and integration
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23 June 2016
Photo: Forgemind ArchiMedia
We explore examples of integration in Europe, from a Viennese restaurant that hires only refugees to the Refugee Aid Miksaliste organisation in Belgrade. Plus: how a park in Copenhagen became a global symbol of multiculturalism.
23 June 2016
Photo: Rey T. Byhre/Alamy
While there’s a focus on those who settle in cities, there are thousands and thousands crossing the country as they make their way across Europe.
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The countries of the western Balkans have seen millions of newcomers over the past year, many of them refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. And hundreds have found themselves stuck in countries such as Serbia – but one organisation is trying to help.
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Photo: Forgemind ArchiMedia
We visit Superkilen, a Copenhagen park adorned with foreign objects and architectural elements collected by the community, and speak to designer Martin Rein-Cano about using design to promote multiculturalism.
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