Usually, the work of the non-profit organization, the Friend in Sweden to get to the newly arrived and established a time to meet up. Then, it can be about a wide variety of contexts, which are classes, workshops and cooking classes.
"Our goal is to connect people with different backgrounds so that new connections can be created," says the founder, Natassia Fry.
coronavirus has put a spanner in the works for a lot of business. Therefore, Natassia Fry and her colleagues, the idea is to launch an online service where new and established swedes over the age of 18 years of age may be met, instead: Språkkompis Online.
" We don't know how important the human touch is, regardless of their social background. It does a lot for people to meet others with different experiences. For the many of the new arrivals, the school can be the only place in the world where they will meet the established swedes, as is usually the case, and, therefore, we would like to open up this opportunity, " says Natassia Fry.
to get rid of a språkkompis online you can fill out a form on a Friend's Swedish web site. Among other things, it is stated, then, if you are a new arrival, or a provider, how old you are, and what applications or services you may have to contact. The friend in Sweden to match up the applicant with other similar profiles.
the Service was launched on Thursday, and on Friday, about 50 people have already signed up to be språkkompis, which are more registrations than they have in a week under normal circumstances. Natassia Freezer, so the hope is that the concept can be developed to operate on a permanent basis.
" In the wake of the Corona, maybe it will be in a recession, where people are pitted against each other all the more. Then, as now, it will be necessary mötesplattformar, which reduces the polarization in our society.
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