Gelebte Willkommenskultur Heidelberg – living welcome culture Heidelberg

Aim: Support of refugees arriving in the region of Heidelberg


  • coordination of projects and initiatives
  • offers for refugees coming to the region of Heidelberg

Year(s): 2015

Target group(s): migrants and refugees, civil society “Bürger” of Heidelberg



Methodology: coordination and information of various initiatives and offers for refugees and migrants

  1. pre-qualification classes in labour and occupation. Teaching of language skills. Vocational consultation.
  2. Heidelberg Hotel School: project “Jobs for your future”. Teaching of skills in the hotel business, practical courses for refugees
  3. “Freiwilligentag”: voluntary day for all people in social projects.
  4. SRH Hochschule: 1.000 learning opportunities for young migrants and refugees
  5. Asylarbeitskreis: local projects like “cook together” (international cooking and eating), foto project “my november 2015” …

Type of product

Brief description of the product / outcome / method


  • contact of civil society and refugees
  • overcoming of barriers
  • coordination of different actors and organizations
  • mutual information

Impact on target groups / Transferability potential

Promoter of the initiative

Name of organization / individual:

Country: Germany



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