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Purpose
  • Language learning
  • Social inclusion
The resource is a Mobile Application that provides important information about asylum procedures in Germany and ways to find a job. It is available in five languages, free of advertising, free of charge and can be used offline. The App includes the following:
  • Learn German: A basic language course from the Goethe Institute for independent learning. With many exercises for listening, writing and reading.
  • Information on asylum procedures: Step by step from registration to the hearing. Compiled by the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.
  • Ways to find a vocational training position: Compiled by the Federal Employment Agency.
  • Living in Germany. From practical tips to insights into values and rules for living in Germany, with advice from people who have been living in Germany for some time.
  • A stream of daily offers for learning and reading.
  • Easy to operate.
Title ANKOMMEN
Date launched 2016
Duration Ongoing
Type of Resource App
Purpose Language Learning / Social Integration
Online or Blended Online
Learning objectives The app aims to provide refugees with valuable information about their stay in Germany during the first weeks of their arrival.
Target group Refugees (in Germany)
Evaluation results/ monitoring plan N/A
Recognition or certification of learning N/A
Financing and sustainability model N/A
Leading Organization The Federal Office for Migration and Refugees has developed the App together with the Federal Employment Agency, the Goethe-Institut and the Bayerischer Rundfunk broadcasting company.
Contact Person Katrin Hirseland
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.br.ankommen&hl=en
http://ankommenapp.de/APP/DE/Startseite/startseite-node.html