I was honoured to be asked to participate in the recent MPI Europe conference Social Innovation for Refugee Inclusion (SI4RI): Sowing Innovation in the Cracks of Crisis.
I spoke on a panel with Josephine Goube, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Techfugees for Impact, and Imad Elabdala, Founder, Hero2B and Kidnovation. Our Moderator was Jasmijn Slootjes, Senior Policy Analyst, MPI Europe.
Our focus was to discuss:
We had a great discussion, including some excellent Q&A from participants. You can watch the entire session below:
You can check out the conference agenda and watch all sessions on the conference website: conference Social Innovation for Refugee Inclusion (SI4RI): Sowing Innovation in the Cracks of Crisis.
This session might also be of particular interest:
Innovation Within Government. Rethinking and Modernizing Integration Policy. The panel included David Cashaback, Senior Director, Settlement and Integration Policy, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).