Jordan Patel is a social entrepreneur who wants to address the divides in society that he has both lived through personal experience and continues to see around him. He sees it as his mission to prevent others from making the same mistakes he has, by sharing his story and helping others to find a voice and sense of belonging.
Topic: Social Integration Through Shared Co-Creation
Diversity is touted as a badge of honour. But although increasingly diverse, our cities remain divided. As minorities look to both blend in and stay true to their heritage, many people fall between the cracks of the two. To achieve social integration, we must begin by enabling integration at a personal level – giving people spaces to meet and co-create a shared identity.