Having developed a general interest in urban design and strategy in order to inspire integrated societies, it made sense to get a deeper understanding of the current mass migration that's happening in Europe. Berlin clearly seemed to be the most sought after place for refuge, which is why I moved there with this initial research question:

How do you inspire cross cultural integration and tolerance between the refugees and the locals of a city? What are the implications of their inclusion or exclusion, on the urban social landscape of the city?