A Multilingual “Welcome to Germany” Portal for International Qualified Professionals
Germany is tied with Japan as the “oldest” country in the world with a median age of 46.1. In a phrase “the Germans are dying out” (die Deutschen sterben aus). It’s estimated that the population will shrink to 66 million by 2060 from a current population of about 83 million. Since Germans are not having enough babies for various reasons that transcend one blog post , they have no choice but to compensate by encouraging the immigration of educated and qualified people from around the world.
This includes a campaign called Make it in Germany, which has been translated into a number of languages, including Vietnamese, and customized. (There’s even a sign language video.) Other target countries include India, Indonesia, Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries, Russia, Italy, Portugal and Portuguese-speaking countries (Brazil?) and Serbia. The website has…
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