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Migrants and diaspora communities are recognized for their invaluable role in society due to their rich cultural contributions, diverse voices, and their economic contributions to the countries they live in and come from, including philanthropy, entrepreneurship, and innovations. iDiaspora provides a platform to share your voice, to gain knowledge, and to engage with the global community committed to the importance of diaspora.
10 May 2022Blog Entry
Humans to Humans offers remote collaboration opportunities for students and entrepreneurs. Through our program, we provide university students with the opportunity to make a difference, enhance their expertise, and get a unique perspective on business and international development by working directly with CEOs and founders of high growth and sustainable ventures. We are currently accepting…
02 May 2022Event Calendar
With the deadline for applications to the diaspora sub-grants approaching quickly, the International Organization for Migration is hosting a second and final Q&A session on the Call for Expressions of Interest to the sub-grants. Register today and join us Wednesday, May 11th from 10:00am to 11:00am EDT on Zoom.
01 April 2022Resource
The Diaspora Mapping Toolkit builds on IOM’s rich experience of over 150 diaspora mappings implemented across diverse contexts, this Toolkit presents a systematic, comprehensive yet very flexible and agile approach to conducting diaspora mappings in differing contexts. By following the proposed clear guidance on how to collect and analyse data on diaspora communities, decision makers will have…
08 March 2022Blog Entry
Today, March 8, the world celebrates International Women's Day, and I pause to think about my journey as a woman and a member of the Colombian diaspora. I grew up in a rural area in the southwest of Colombia, without any access to technology or books. I also realized that my circumstances would not limit my dreams or my achievements. With only two encyclopedias, I made my way through school as…
21 February 2022Event Calendar
Webinar on focusing on the progress and challenges towards "GCM Objective 20: Promote faster, safer and cheaper transfer of remittances and foster financial inclusion of migrants. "