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Diversity and Anti-discrimination

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Antiracism counselling

You have been a victim of racism, discrimination or racially motivated violence or have observed such an incident? Report such incidents immediately and, if possible, report crimes to the police without delay. If this is not possible for you, there are numerous counseling centers in Weimar that can help you if you experience violence of psychological or physical nature. Please do not hesitate to make use of the offers.


Counselling Centres in Weimar

Contact details:

Ulrike Schwabe

Tel.: 03643 - 762 766




Chairman: Ayman Qasarwa

Tel.: 03643 - 762 767

Mobile: 0176 - 46785403



The aim of the association is to make social grievances and all kinds of discrimination in our society visible, to create projects and offers for affected persons and to initiate a discourse in our city with all fellow human beings.

The association is committed to social equality of opportunity, inclusion in all areas of life, children's rights, intercultural exchange and acceptance of all types of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Contact details:
Marienstraße 12
99423 Weimar

Tel.: 03643 488 71 25



Contact details:

Ayman Qasarwa/Margarita Cristina Garcia

Graben 13
99423 Weimar

Tel.: 0176 - 46785403 




The Network Antiracism Weimar is an association of migrants, Black, Indigenous and People of Colour, international students and other people affected by racism as well as supporters from civil society in Weimar. The aims of the network are to make (everyday) racism visible, to create a counselling centre and support services for those affected by racist exclusion and attacks in Weimar, and to promote anti-racist education in all areas of society.


Do you experience discrimination and disadvantages in your study environment and on campus? You are affected yourself or have witnessed behaviour and statements that you do not find right? You don't feel comfortable but are unsure whether you have had a discriminatory experience and don't know how to act now? The Diversity Officer at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar will support you if you have experienced or observed discrimination and disadvantage due to:

  • racist attributions
  • Impairment and chronic or mental illness
  • religion, ideology and cultural background
  • social origin
  • Gender and sexual orientation
  • Age

Contact details:

Diversity Officer Dr. Miriam Benteler

Amalienstrasse 13

99423 Weimar

Telephone: 03643 - 58 42 43



Counselling Centres in Thuringia

Counselling for victims of right-wing, racist and anti-Semitic violence in Thuringia.

Contact details:

Juri-Gagarin-Ring 96/98
99084 Erfurt

Tel.: 0361 - 21865133 (Mon-Fri 9 am - 3 pm)


Independent counselling centre "EmpowerMensch".
The counselling centre can be approached in cases where discrimination has taken place in Thuringia and when those affected would like support.

Contact details:

Thälmannstraße 50, 99085 Erfurt.

Tel.: 0361-213 47 395



Schillerstraße 44

99096 Erfurt


Tel.: 0361 - 219 26 94