On the 17.11.16 IDA was invited to the Marwa El-Sherbini-culture and education center (MKEZ), to learn about islam. Dr. Muhammed-Ronald Wellenreuther, who converted to islam over 20 years ago, spoke about the history and origins of islam and muslim live in the present time. We were able to learn about the daily live of muslims in Germany and wide spread misunderstandings of muslim culture and religion. ...continue reading "Islam-lecture at Marwa El-Sherbini education center"
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Our Buddy-Programme is entering its next round! Last semester we matched up over 60 refugees and students, now er're hoping for a successful follow up. As a Buddy you are helping a refugee to get started in Dresden. Whether it is outdoor activities, sports or teaching each others language: it´s up to you.
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On wednesday, 19.10.16, our arabic course started. Over 20 people attended the introductory class that was accompanied by humus, flatbread and arabic sweets. Mahmoud and Amr, who are teaching the class this semester, could already give some insights into the origins of the arabic languages as well as teach first words and phrases for the everyday use. We are looking forward to the upcoming weeks with all of you!
On Tuesday our Info-Meeting took place. We were really excited about the numerous attendance and are looking forward to working on various projects with you. All in all we gained 50 more German-teachers and could get people interested for our Buddy-Programme and arabic coruse.
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We finally have a date and also managed to get a room! On the 18.10.2016 we are going to have an Introductory Meeting. Location: Potthof-Bau, Room 151. Here you can get to know everything about us, what we do and how you can participate.
Update: Due to a demonstration on Monday we strongly support our meeting has been moved to Tuesday, 18.10.16 in the Potthoff-Bau Room 151.
We love to have a barbecue. This time we invited the teachers and student refugees from the Tryp-Hotel to enjoy purchased and self-made delicacies in the relaxing atmosphere of the Hechgrün community garden.
To escape the hustle of the city for one day we used the opportunity last sunday to catch some fresh air in the near by Saxon Switzerland. We would like to share with you some of the pictures that were made along the way:
Last thursday the second IDA-BBQ with the Buddies from our Buddy-Programme took place. On a perfect afternoon food and drinks could be enjoyed and questions could be asked and answered. We are lookinf forward to more events with you!