The transnational information platform, the Danube Compass, is a work of many European partners with the aim to provide information for migrants. Some useful facts.
The DC is available in 8 countries and in 21different languages:
Austria: English, German, Turkish, Arabic, Croatian
Czech Republic: English, Czech, Russian, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Croatia: English, Croatian, Arabic, Farsi, Urdu
Germany: English, German, French, Romanian, Bulgarian
Hungary: English, Hungarian, Arabic, Russian, Chinese
Serbia: English, Serbian, Arabic, Farsi, Chinese
Slovakia: English, Slovak, Serbian, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Slovenia: English, Slovenian, Albanian, Bosnian, Russian
The DC consists of 213 entries per language.
Approx. 30 authors were writing the DC.
In each country and each language you can read about the same article:
For instance, you can inform about how to enrol your child in a preschool education centre in:
Austria: For public preschool education, the admission takes place at the municipal office (Gemeinde or Magistrat). For private education institutions, the admission takes place at the institution itself.
Czech Republic: You must contact the appropriate pre-school care provider.
Croatia: Each year, kindergartens determine and announce the time and conditions for admission. Enrolment is open throughout the school year if there are vacancies.
Germany: The admission takes place at the institution itself.
Hungary: If you have a child older than three, younger than 6 years you have to enrol him/her to kindergarten. The municipality as the maintainer of the institutions notifies you 30 days before the enrolment process starts.
Serbia: You can initiate the enrolment procedure electronically (eУслуга option) or in person.
Slovakia: Look for the kindergartens in your neighbourhood and check their dates of registration and admission criteria.
Slovenia: The admission into the pre-school education takes place at the institution (vrtec), regardless if it is a public or private institution. You can register your child all year round.