Since the last wave of refugees arrived, origami teachers in Freiburg in Breisgau, Hamburg, Dresden, Berlin, Salzburg and Weimar used origami as activity to help the newcomers with integration. It has helped to coordination with them, to exchange experiences, ideas and projects. If you are active in folding work with refugees, please let us know it here. Thanks.


Folding didactic with refugees in Germany and Austria — 5 Comments

  1. I am folding Origamis with refugees since last July in Belgrade, Serbia. It relaxes all of us, makes us smile and we communicate about future plans. While folding the cranes, I also teach them German. I never ask them about their war traumas – it’s the future which gives them hope. Creating it – like creating Origamis.

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