How to help
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There are many ways to help refugees on their way or to get involved in refugeewiki|get involved in refugeewiki itself.
General information put together by Pro Asyl:
- Wie man sich für Flüchtlinge engagieren kann (PDF)
Learn how to teach german
SAP provides a free online training for helpers that will teach german Auch du kannst das. Deutsch für Asylbewerber. Ehrenamtlich.
Get involved in local projects
You can find information on these pages:
Further local projects are linked on the pages for other towns and cities.
Scientists who are refugees can contact local scientists, academics and students via a platform provided by the university of Leipzig Chance-for-Science
Further temporary initiatives
December 2015: Physik im Advent, the DPG ask for volunteers to support young refugees in physical experiments during advent. Easy registration as helpers directly on the website.
Refugees fleeing their country
Many organisations support refugees en route to Europe and its borders. And here experienced helpers and financial donations are required above all.
- EU border camps
- Support for refugees fleeing their country
- Financial donations
- Support to refugees permitted by law: http://www.fluchthelfer.in
Taking in refugees
There are legal opportunities to take in refugees, or rent them a flat on a permanent basis.
But there are a few bureaucratic obstacles - these websites can help:
- Taking in refugees in flat shares: http://www.fluechtlinge-willkommen.de
- Private accommodation in Hesse: Fluechtlinge.hessen.de
- Info flyer from Pro Asyl Flüchtlinge privat aufnehmen
If after seeking asylum people are threatened with deportation, good advice is needed first of all.
- Support on a case-by-case basis Pro Asyl
- Advice for asylum seekers from Amnesty Deutschland
- Pro Asyl campaign Wir treten ein Gegen Dublin III
Financial and other types of donations make the work of aid organisations possible in the first place.
- Apps for specific material donations - Make a donation where it will really help.
- Material donations sought in Hesse: people-like-me.de
- Info on material donations: Bloggern für Flüchtlinge Fokus Berlin
- Financial donations
- Material donations sought in Austria: spendenhilfe.at
- Platform for offering and accepting donations online: ankommen.eu
- Plattform to find institutions that receive donations in kind: wohin damit?
Get involved in refugeewiki
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