Germany took in over a million refugees just a year ago. Today, it has the capacity but lacks the refugees. In 2015, nearly 1.1 million refugees arrived in Germany. This immense wave of immigrants took German authorities by surprise. Since the capacities of the initial reception centers were not sufficient for this number of people, emergency camps had to be built. These camps were opened... Continue Reading
Miriam Düsterhöft is a social worker in an ASB refugee camp in Germany. She holds a Master’s degree in Social Policy from the University of Bremen and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Science from the Technical University of Braunschweig. In both programs, her major was on health policy and comparative political analysis.