This website is essentially a community of parents advising each other, but contains a lot of information about families, the structures, the phases and the challenges.
Information about how fathers are taking up paternity leave since its introduction in 2007. This is covered by the broader topic of gender equality.
More and more young people, especially men, are living with their parents for longer. The article describes the relationship changes between parents and children in this case.
- (D) (video) This video describes the reasons for this phenomenon. A transcript is included at the bottom, which is also available in both languages.
This piece describes the changes the traditional family form is undertaking.
A description of food shopping at a familiar ‘family’ institution: SPAR
An attempt has been made to turn Sunday into a normal trading day in Germany but it has been widely rejected.