24 Sep Origins
We are in one of the entry doors of the migration in Europe. Historically Spain has been a country of arrival and outflow of emigrants. Focusing on the roots of migration, it has been very useful to work in a country as rich in cultural mixture over the centuries like Spain.
The aim of our topic is to learn about origins of the migration in European countries and how migration influences the migrants’ and the hosts’ cultures. At first, we have introduced ourselves and we have started explaining the Spanish educational system.
The results of the survey (made by the students prior to meeting) have been analyzed and we have obtained information about our history. We have found out the origin countries of migrants and the cultural legacy they have left. We have studied different aspects: European migration history, countries of origin, why do people leave their countries: historical and political reasons, culture and diversity, climate change, injustice and inequality…