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Heidelberg Regional Event: Let's Talk about Urban Integration!

  • Migration Hub Network DAI makerspace, Sofienstrasse 12, 69115 Heidelberg Germany (map)

Description

Join the Transatlantic Refugee Resettlement Network and Migration Hub Network - Heidelberg for a discussion about refugee urban integration. This event will bring the discussion on refugee resettlement to the local level, exploring what urban integration looks like specifically in Heidelberg, and how that compares to the US and other parts of Europe. The panel discussion will explore topics from the effects of decentralised housing to language and integration to what a utopian model would consist of.    

Speakers

  • Carrie Mann, Founder of Transatlantic Refugee Resettlement Network
  • Sara Boughedir, Urban Development Specialist, Center for Mediterranean Integration
  • Dr. Christina West, Research Associate and Coordinator at the Urban Office at the Institute of Geography, Heidelberg University in Germany

Moderator: Ana Maria Alvarez Monge, CEO & Founder of MHN