Closing the Opportunity Gap for Immigrant Youth

April 28th, 2016

Gabriel Lenot is Head of Apprenticeship and Internship at Mozaïk RH  in Paris, an organization that is building a bridge between traditionally overlooked young people from disadvantaged communities and the employers that would benefit from the their skill, talent and fresh ideas.

Lenot explains why Mozaïk RH has been so successful in engaging the private sector in this candid interview:

Gabriel Lenot, Head of Apprenticeship and Internship, Mozaïk RH, at COM2016 in Toronto, March 2:

 

Interview with Gabriel Lenot, Mozaïk RHin French

Gabriel Lenot, Mozaïk RH (Paris France)  joined us in Toronto on March 2, 2016 for COM2016 to present Mozaïk’s work on youth employment in the COM2016 Marketplace of Good Ideas.

Read the Good Idea:   Paris, France: Closing the Opportunity Gap for Immigrant Youth.

Source: 3rd International Cities of Migration Conference, Toronto, March 2, 2016: “Diversity Drives Prosperity.” Presented by the Global Diversity Exchange at Ryerson University, COM2016 convened local government and community leaders, practitioners, experts, activists and policy-makers for a one-day forum and in-depth analysis of the issues and opportunities created by today’s global flows of migration.

COM2016 was a preconference of the 18th National Metropolis, Toronto, March 3-5, 2016, co-hosted by the Association for Canadian Studies.

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