Nuremberg. The brothers Fahad (left) and Ghadhanfer from Iraq  belong to the religious community of the Mandaeans.
Nuremberg. The brothers Fahad (left) and Ghadhanfer from Iraq belong to the religious community of the Mandaeans.
Nuremberg. Adana G. playing with her niece Maya Leitha. These Iraqis found protection under the UNHCR resettlement program. In Germany a lasting life perspective is offered to them.
Hamburg. The Protestant-Lutheran parish of the St. Pauli Church provides humanitarian aid for North African Lampedusa Refugees.
Hamburg. The Protestant-Lutheran parish of the St. Pauli Church provides humanitarian aid for North African Lampedusa Refugees.
Hamburg. The Protestant-Lutheran parish of the St. Pauli Church provides humanitarian aid for North African Lampedusa Refugees.
Hamburg. The Protestant-Lutheran parish of the St. Pauli Church provides humanitarian aid for North African Lampedusa Refugees.
Luxembourg. Refugees Protest March against "Fortress Europe" from Strasbourg to Brussels.
Chemnitz. Initial reception center for asylum applicants in the Free State of Saxony.
Chemnitz. Interview with a decision-maker as part of an application for asylum.
Anklam. Tesfalem fled from Eritrea to Germany.
Wächtersbach - Abdullah (6) fled with his parents from Aleppo, Syria. In Germany, the deaf boy received cochlear implants. With these he is enable to hear approximately 90 per cent - a first step for language learning.
Wächtersbach - Abdullah (6) fled with his parents from Aleppo, Syria. In Germany, the deaf boy received cochlear implants. With these he is enable to hear approximately 90 per cent - a first step for language learning.
Kiel. Maysaa (13) fled with her family and sisters from Daraa, Syria to Germany.
Kiel. Family Al Issa Al Olayean fled from Daraa, Syria to Germany.
Berlin-Dahlem. Emergency shelter for refugees. Abdel Rahman Al Ali (28), a pediatrician fled from Syria to Germany.
Berlin-Dahlem. Emergency shelter for refugees. Medical care provided by volunteer doctors.
Berlin-Dahlem. Emergency shelter for refugees. Valentino received an MMR vaccine (Measles, Mumps and Rubella).
Berlin-Moabit. Playing children in front of a refugee center.
Erfurt. The Kurdish brothers Shyar (left) and Habat from Aleppo in a refugee center.
Erfurt. Emergency shelter for refugees at trade fair halls.
Dortmund. Volunteers sort clothing donations in Dietrich-Keuning-Haus. The cultural center is currently used as a reception center for refugees.
Dortmund. Refugees run at night from Dortmund's railway station to a reception center.
Dortmund. Volunteers welcome refugees in Dietrich-Keuning-Haus. The cultural center is currently used as a reception center for refugees.
Dortmund. Volunteers at Dietrich-Keuning-Haus provide first aid for refugees. The cultural center is currently used as a reception center for refugees.
Dortmund-Hacheney. After registry in the initial reception center refugees will be distributed to different refugee shelters.
Austria. Emergency camp for refugees in Vienna Central Station.
Austria. Emergency camp for refugees in Vienna Central Station.
Austria. Emergency camp for refugees in Vienna Central Station.
München. Refugees arrived the main train station.
Dortmund. Refugees arrived the main train station at night.
Freilassing. After arrival at railway station unaccompanied minor refugees waiting for their registration through the German Federal Police.
Freilassing. Registration of Iraqi refugees through the German Federal Police.
Freilassing. Immigration control - When entering Germany, the federal police is checking refugees for weapons.
Freilassing. Najoua with her father Jinad from Hama in Syria waiting on the German border in a tent by the German Federal Police for their transport to a initial reception center.
Austria. Rafa from Syria in a transit camp in Salzburg.
Austria. Refugees from Afghanistan waiting in a transit camp in Salzburg for crossing the border to Germany.
Austria. Helen (3) und Dibren (1.5) from Syria waiting together with their parents in a transit camp in Salzburg for crossing the border to Germany. A brother of the father lives in Copenhagen, Denmark. That's the final stop for the family.
Austria. Austrian Army (Bundesheer) prepared a shelter for refugees in Salzburg.
Berlin. In the refugee center "Exhibition hall No. 26" at the ICC, Baraa (24) from Iraq watching videos with his smart phone.
Berlin. Reham (7) from Damascus in the refugee center "Exhibition hall No. 26" at the ICC.
Bayreuth. Ahmed O. fled alone the war in Somalia over eight years ago. He is now reunited with his wife Shukria and his children. They live together in a home in Bavaria.
Bayreuth. Ahmed O. fled alone the war in Somalia over eight years ago. He is now reunited with his wife Shukria and his children. They live together in a home in Bavaria.
Bayreuth. Ahmed O. fled alone the war in Somalia over eight years ago. He is now reunited with his wife Shukria and his children. They live together in a home in Bavaria.
Bayreuth. Ahmed O. fled alone the war in Somalia over eight years ago. He is now reunited with his wife Shukria and his children. They live together in a home in Bavaria.
Bayreuth. Abdul Rashid (7) from Somalia plays soccer in a Bavarian local association.
Potsdam. As first club in Germany SV Babelsberg 03 founded a refugee team, with full integration of the players into the club life. More than 60 refugees began their training at "Welcome United 03" and since 2015 the refugee soccer team plays successful in the district league.
Neubrandenburg. David Tietz (right) teaches a "'welcoming class" - with children from Syria, Afghanistan, Chechnya, Russia, Ukraine and the Balkans in German language.
Neubrandenburg. German lesson in a "'welcoming class" - with children from Syria, Afghanistan, Chechnya, Russia, Ukraine and the Balkans.
Bulgaria. Hanifa lives with her sister in a refugee camp in Harmanli.
Bulgaria. After IS fighters killed their husband, Aveno (24) decided to flee from Syria with her children. For the escape over land, she had to pay 4,500 euros.
Bulgaria. Reception center in Harmanli. Refugee kids hanging out around the provisional school.
Bulgaria. Near the Bulgarian border with Turkey, a former military barracks in Harmanli has been converted into a vast complex for housing refugees.
Bulgaria. Reception center in Sofia.
Bulgaria. Reception center in Sofia.
Piding. Police control on the border to Austria.
Hamburg. Emergency shelter for refugees.
Berlin. The former Tempelhof Airport is being transformed into Germany’s largest asylum center.
Berlin. The former Tempelhof Airport is being transformed into Germany’s largest asylum center.
Berlin. The former Tempelhof Airport is being transformed into Germany’s largest asylum center.
Berlin. The former Tempelhof Airport is being transformed into Germany’s largest asylum center.
Berlin. The swim club "Wasserfreunde Spandau" offers swimming lessons for traumatized refugee children.
Berlin. Razan Nassreddine. As part of the project Multaka, Syrian and Iraqi refugees are trained as museum guides.
Berlin. Razan Nassreddine. As part of the project Multaka, Syrian and Iraqi refugees are trained as museum guides.
Berlin. Hamza Jarjanazi, refugee from Syria, has received an internship at Axel Springer publishing house.
Neuhardenberg. Ahmad El Zuleimen from Syrien in a shared apartment.
Clausnitz. Frat, Lena and Rand Abazid. When the three Syrian sisters arrived in Clausnitz, their bus was attacked by refugees opponents.
Austria. Afghan refugees organize a barbecue in Vienna.
Hungary. The Syrian Mohamad Al Nazer entertaines friends in Budapest with magic tricks.
Berlin. Fahnde Khalili (from Syria) and Anne-Marie Schumann. The network "Start with a friend" brings locals and refugees together.
Berlin. Rami Syriani (aus Syrien) und Antonia Klein. The network "Start with a friend" brings locals and refugees together.
Magdeburg. Vukašin "Vule" Brkić fled with his parents from Serbia and dreams to become a famous breakdancing star in Germany.
Magdeburg. Vukašin "Vule" Brkić fled with his parents from Serbia and dreams to become a famous breakdancing star in Germany.
Magdeburg. Vukašin "Vule" Brkić fled with his parents from Serbia and dreams to become a famous breakdancing star in Germany.
Magdeburg. Vukašin "Vule" Brkić fled with his parents from Serbia and dreams to become a famous breakdancing star in Germany.
Berlin. The Syrian swimmer Yusra Mardini was nominated for the Refugee Olympic Athletes Team and trained for the Olympic Games in Rio.
Berlin. The Syrian swimmer Yusra Mardini was nominated for the Refugee Olympic Athletes Team and trained for the Olympic Games in Rio.
Berlin. The Syrian swimmer Yusra Mardini was nominated for the Refugee Olympic Athletes Team and trained for the Olympic Games in Rio.
Berlin. The Afghan Hassan Mosari participates in the German Federal Voluntary Service.
Berlin. The Afghan Hassan Mosari participates in the German Federal Voluntary Service.
Klein Borthen. Family Khalouf from Syria.
Bautzen. Refugee shelter in the former Spreehotel.
Hamburg. Under the motto "Refugees welcome" the FC Sankt Pauli invited 1,000 refugees to the friendly match against Borussia Dortmund to the Millerntor-Stadion.