This program uses design tools helps create jobs for unemployed academics with an immigrant background. This is done by fostering partnerships between the municipality, private companies and NGO’s.
The jury says
There is much debate about social integration, especially when it fails. Lead the Talent is an inspiring concept that invites public and private actors to work together to address this task in a way that generates value for both parties. With a programme design based on trust, the unique talent development programme helps companies and organisations find and retain qualified leadership talent. Moreover, the programme makes a positive contribution to community coherence by promoting diversity and cultural understanding at the executive level.