Stories of place Where innovation & migration meet What does the economic integration of refugees look like post covid19? Our economies may not have been mastering the economic integration of newcomers in the past, but in the post-covid world we have a chance to make things work – for everyone this time. Read More How can we #buildbackbetter in the new normal? New points of view can make the difference between a ‘new normal’ that works and getting back to normal. Read More Fighting fire with data in the ‘otherness’ debate More in Common is a project that is bringing data and insights to break down the divisive narratives that are polarizing our societies. Read More Coaching emerging leadership 11 professionals, 9 nationalities, 5 countries – meet the coaches who are working in favour of new leadership models. Read More Abdullah, a tech-savvy teacher in the era of the gig economy With one foot in the future, Abdullah is on a mission to bridge the rural/urban divide through adapted education that prepares youth for the growing gig economy. Read More Haneen, creative writer and champion of mental health awareness Haneen never leaves her creativity or her words behind. Read More Teams need moral leadership, today and tomorrow Times are changing and we need our leaders to change as well. Say goodbye to top-down leadership, and hello to moral leadership in the future of work. Read More Zoom in on migrant-led-innovation in 2019 Discover the PLACE Zoom on 2019 – your one stop shop for the data, insights and stories that propelled migrant-led-innovation over the year. Read More Newcomer talent is game-changing for your organization Competition getting tight? Uncertainty getting you down? Newcomer talent might be your solution. Read More Newcomer leaders during the COVID-19 lockdown The stories of four resilient leaders and how they rose to the occasion during the coronavirus crisis Read More Through the eyes of Sousana & Nabil Two Syrian entrepreneurs who are demonstrating their inherent capacity to pivot, adapt and thrive in uncertain times. Read More Through the eyes of Farid Farid navigates his daily to-do all the while keeping his mind on the end goal: to accelerate the economic autonomy of refugees in France. Read More Boxing as a reconnection tool – to ourselves and to society Professional dancer and choreographer, Bolewa Sabourin, urges us as a society to question our behaviour in order to enact change Read More Improving the health of those on hemodialysis and giving them a community Professional dancer and choreographer, Bolewa Sabourin, urges us as a society to question our behaviour in order to enact change Read More Crafting masculinity in the 21st century Professional dancer and choreographer, Bolewa Sabourin, urges us as a society to question our behaviour in order to enact change Read More When immersive learning has big stakes It is becoming increasingly clear that ‘feedback’ is the currency of the PLACE community. And on April 29th, the PLACE Catalysts received a big investment. Read More Communities truly shine in times of crisis The PLACE community came together for an online gathering during the midst of the coronavirus crisis to reconnect, recharge and simply be there for one another. Read More Accelerating Emerging Leadership New voices. New Solutions. New Leaders. On Wednesday, March 4th we celebrated the launch of Emerging Leaders with The German Marshall Fund of the United States at the Canadian Embassy in Paris. Read More Cultivating rich networks remotely With remote working here to stay, it is time to master the skill of remote networking – an opportunity to make your network more powerful than ever before. Read More 6 golden rules for impactful online learning PLACE shares the 6 golden rules we follow to create interactive online challenges that keep people engaged and accelerate skill acquisition. Read More In the 21st century, what is a community without connectivity? A toolkit for community builders of the 21st century to harness the collective power of virtual communities Read More Ice Academy: How early preparation yields better entrepreneurial and professional success Question: Where should migrant-led-innovation happen? Answer: Everywhere. And where you least expect it. Read More Seizing the opportunity of refugee entrepreneurship FAIRE, the Fund for Action and Innovation by Refugee Entrepreneurs, is filling the gap in financial opportunities for refugee entrepreneurs through systems-level investments. Read More What happens when new innovators take over old spaces Question: Where should migrant-led-innovation happen? Answer: Everywhere. And where you least expect it. Read More Learning can happen whenever you want, wherever you want PLACE Catalysts are accessing a blended-learning model that anticipates the future of work. Read More Sharpen your skills as a coach with PLACE We are looking for experts from around the globe to coach migrants and refugees in Europe to take on leadership roles on public issues. Does this sound like you? Read More Leadership models are changing for the better On Wednesday, March 4th PLACE, The German Marshall Fund of the U.S. and the Canadian Embassy in Paris invite you to discover migration differently at the launch of the Emerging Leaders program. Read More Don't miss out on juicy news We would love to keep you updated with great stories from PLACE and beyond. We will take good care of your data and only send you monthly digests and events notifications. You can unsubscribe anytime. Thanks! We'll be in touch. First Name Last Name Email Sign me up!