[Video] Neukölln: Breaking stereotypes of bohemian Berlin

Article published on May 25, 2016
Article published on May 25, 2016

"Come with as few stereotypes as you can," is one resident's advice. Yet the stereotypes are many. Dangerous? Multikulti? Hipster heaven? Spend a little time in the Neukölln neighbourhood and a different picture emerges. That of a free and liberal place, where migrant communities flourish alongside a growing youth contingent. But can its unique social makeup survive gentrification? Video report.

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This feature report is a part of our EUtoo 'on the ground' project in Berlin, seeking to give a voice to disenchanted youth. It is funded by the European Commission. Video created by Amin Suwedi.