Khedija Bourcart

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Member Type

Fellowship type
Bosch Public Policy Fellow

Fellowship

Status
Past Fellow
Year
2009

Biography

Biography

Khedidja Bourcart is an elected agent in charge of integration of Non-EU citizens, responsible for creating a department within the City of Paris administration to implement a fourfold policy: (i) access to citizenship and prerogative of law (ii) social welfare, (iii) solidarity and (iv) promotion of common cultures. Her main interests include creating a network among elected officials in major urban areas to discuss best practices in regard to immigration policies. She also has worked extensively in the arts, as an attaché to NGO and magazines dealing with the immigrant experience.