Title My Perfect City: Integration in Rotterdam - BBC World Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet BBC World Media type Radio Duration/Length/Size 23 minutes Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 13/01/21 Description Rotterdam is lauded for its policies on integrating immigrant populations into the city. What exactly has it got right?
The second biggest city in The Netherlands is like many port cities. Over the decades it has been a magnet for immigrant workers, whose descendants now number more than 50 percent of the population and tend to live in certain neighbourhoods.
Racial tensions brought the problem of integration to the top of the political agenda. Today, holistic approaches tackle education and employment, as well as quite radical policies on housing.
Producer/Author Fi Glover URL https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3ct1czn Persons Maurice Crul