Thinking Lab on Migration & Integration
Dr. Steffi Gentner studied International Relations (M.A.) and Law (no state examination) and obtained a PhD in Economics. She gained experience at Amnesty International, the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Singapore, UNHCR and UNRWA. She worked for the World Health Organization in Geneva and recently finished her one year assignment as Country Director in Lebanon of Humedica International Aid. She now works for KPMG Germany.
Civil society actors from six European countries present their policy brief on Migration & Integration in Europe. The Thinking Lab developed nine policy recommendations divided into three main clusters.
Over the course of the last two years, civil society experts and practitioners from across Europe gathered in four DIALOGUE ON EUROPE Thinking Labs to deliver fresh ideas and to independently elaborate concrete policy recommendations on four European key areas: Migration & Integration, Populism, Social Cohesion, and Sustainable Growth. Discover the summary of their proposals and the full-length policy briefs below! (more…)
The Thinking Lab on Migration & Integration focuses on one of the most crucial challenges currently faced by the European Union. Within one year, based on the diverse experiences Southern European countries and Germany have so far gathered, the Lab will deliver a genuine European perspective on migration and integration policy. The concept of “people on the move” rather than “refugees” or “migrants” remains the center of the debate.