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Berlin houses undocumented refugees in the so called "second stage" in containers such as these ones. All habitants of this container village have come into Germany on their own. Similar housing projects are on their way, and more container villages are being built on the outskirts of the capital. Here volunteer workers who are locals from the village have come together with the inhabitants of the containers to plant trees and vegetables in the village's garden.

Life in a Container

  Since two weeks, I have visited a very unusual village in Berlin. It’s made completely out of containers. Its habitants have come to Germany as undocumented migrants. Many of them have risked their lives to make the journey here from Libya, Syria, Kosovo, Albania and other countries to German soil. Last year, 202 000 […]