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6. August 2020

Thousands and thousands of pieces of information buzz through the Internet every day. Some of this information is in the form of well-prepared news and reports. On the other hand, we can just as quickly find so-called “fake news”, conspiracy theories or simply badly researched information. The trust in digital information suffers most from this. So our task is to provide for a higher trustworthiness of Integreat. Even if research and practice have not yet found a panacea for credibility. […]

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23. July 2020

The past year 2019 was an important time of development and establishment for the Integreat project as well as for the further activities of our organization. With our open source IT solutions, we have been supporting municipal actors in their integration efforts since 2015 in achieving their goals. In our impact reports, we document our progress, findings and the feedback we receive from our partners on a yearly basis. Last year, we were able to gain some interesting insights, particularly […]

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12. May 2020

Over the course of the last few months, more people have felt alone due to social distancing and the countless restrictive measures that have been set in place. SPEAK was created in Portugal in 2014 to help fight social isolation via language and cultural exchange and has been on the forefront, combatting the feelings of loneliness, surrounding these times. SPEAK has expanded with the help of its social franchise model into 11 countries and has shared 43 languages to date. […]

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5. March 2020

The impact of Integreat, which is now being unfolded in 60 cities and counties in Germany, does not remain hidden. Therefore Integreat was invited in February to the ChangeNOW Summit in Paris to speak about the 4-year development and its future plans. The fact that this discussion took place on the largest stage in the Grand Palais in Paris underlines the innovative work, which the Integreat team together with its partner municipalities carried out in the last years.

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23. January 2020

After months of development the new Integreat app is coming to the stores this week. In both the AppStore (iOS) and the PlayStore (Android) users will find he probably biggest update since the beginning of our project. From now on, the Integreat app will be based on the React framework, which will not only make it easier for our team to develop new features in the future, but will also benefit users. In addition to design adjustments, the Integreat app […]

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12. December 2019

At the beginning of the month, we gave a presentation to labour directors and IT experts from the Tunisian employment agency on our project and on the role of digitisation in public authorities and social structures in general. At the invitation of the German Association for International Cooperation (GIZ) we were guests in Nuremberg and answered questions from interested participants. Also the discussion whether and how Integreat could be used in Tunisia was initiated. Many thanks to the simultaneous translators, […]

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