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"Ankommen" app

The app contains information on the asylum process, on access to the labour market and on everyday life in Germany. The section "Living in Germany" takes up everyday topics, such as the German education system, visiting the doctor or road traffic. Various texts additionally cover the political and legal system in Germany, freedom of religion or gender equality, for example. The app also incorporates a free, multimedia language course that will help you to start learning German.

The "Ankommen" app is a joint project by the Goethe-Institut, the Federal Office, Bayer-ischer Rundfunk and the Federal Employment Agency. It is available in Arabic, English, Far-si, French and German, and after downloading it can also be used without an internet connection. The app is available for smartphones running with the Android or iOS operating systems (download from the respective App Stores).
You can call up the contents of the app on the website (right-hand column). Promotional literature for the app can be ordered via the link in the right-hand column.

Date 22 August 2017

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Das Wort Ankommen steht zwischen vielen bunten Ringen, die einen Kreis ergeben.

App: Ankommen

Welche Schritte durch das Asylverfahren muss ich beachten? Wann muss mein Kind in die Schule? Wie erhalte ich eine Arbeitserlaubnis? Was tun, wenn ich krank werde? Die Antworten auf diese und weitere, übergeordnete Fragen erhalten Asylsuchende in Deutschland in der kostenlosen App "Ankommen".

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