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17 December 2015 Recognition of foreign professional qualifications

The Federal Office will be happy to advise you if you obtained your professional qualifications outside Germany and would like to use them on the German labour market.

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16 February 2016 Initial orientation for asylum seekers

A new guide helps asylum seekers arriving in Germany as well as volunteers assisting them. It offers them an initial orientation on how the asylum procedure in Germany operates.

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23 March 2016 Integrated refugee management

A new explanatory film introduces the "Integrated refugee management" concept of the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF).

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11 July 2016 People traffickers and social media

How are migrants using social networks, and how can they be warned against people traffickers’ false promises? These questions were discussed at an EMN workshop by representatives from the EU and the UNHCR as well as other organisations.

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Brochure on the German Law

16 June 2016 New brochure on the German Basic Law

The Federal Office would like to use the new brochure to help immigrants and refugees understand just how vital the Basic Law (Grundgesetz) – that is the German Constitution – is, and how it is lived out in everyday life using simple language.

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