Fostering collaboration between refugees and their host societies by focusing on refugees’ personal, professional, cultural, and entrepreneurial plans and goals.
Alice Barbe is the co-founder and CEO of SINGA, a citizen movement that connects refugees in Europe with local communities by matching them through their common passions and competences. She is committed to changing the narrative about refugees by creating meaningful opportunities for them to engage with local communities. SINGA has brought together 30,000 people, including 3,500 refugees who have participated in its programs and more than 100 entrepreneurs who have created businesses and non-profits to support innovation and migration. Alice received her bachelor’s degree in law from the University of Montpellier in France and a master’s degree in political science from the University of Siena in Italy.
Biography current as of 2018-2019 program year