Dossier: Football and Integration

Aygül Özkan, Lower Saxony’s minister for Social Welfare and Integration Affairs (photo: dpa)

Interview with Minister of Social Affairs Aygül Özkan

''Diversity Is Better Than Closed-Mindedness''

Improved German skills, increasing numbers of immigrants in responsible positions: "Integration is progressing", deems Aygül Özkan. In this interview, the minister of social affairs for Lower Saxony demands that we not lose sight of what's been achieved in spite of all the critical debateMore