Although some scholarship programs for Syrians have ended, some are still expanding.
In many countries surrounding Syria, the needs of Syrian youth for financial help accessing higher education far outweigh the supply of funds available.
The online newspaper, staffed by journalists in exile, helps newcomers adapt to a new culture and tries to dismantle false perceptions on both sides.
A forum highlighted the visions of contemporary Arab writers and other artists, as well as the views of earlier generations.
Advisory groups urge the new government to put more focus on helping the newcomers learn the German language.
In Berlin, a production of Euripede’s “Iphigenia in Aulis” recasts the hard choices a heroine once made in the stories of nine refugees.
The nation has been the leading destination for refugees in Europe, but lacks a central plan for educating them.
Refugees are acting as docents and participating in intercultural workshops in some of Berlin’s most prominent museums.