For this Syrian refugee in Germany, an apprenticeship makes all the difference
Integrating refugees into the workforce has been a major challenge for the German government. But for one Syrian refugee from Aleppo, a trainee position at a building renovation company could be the key to building a new life in Germany.
Syrian refugee Basma shares her story of travelling the Balkan route
Living in camps and shelters is not easy and is causing many refugees great distress. For 25-year old Syrian refugee Basma, however, the stress of a shelter or camp is not as severe as the horrors she faced with her two children by foot on the Balkan route from Syria to Germany.
From the Sinjar mountains to Germany's Rhineland: a Yazidi refugee's story
The Yazidi are a religious minority in northern Iraq and other parts of the Middle East whose people have been persecuted by the "Islamic State." One Yazidi who fled Iraq and sought refuge in Germany shares his story with InfoMigrants.