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A Logo for the Global Diaspora - Call for Design Submissions
The Global Diaspora Confederation needs your help to redesign our logo in a way that demonstrates the positive values and challenges of the global diaspora. We would like to invite you to share one or two logo designs with us, either done by hand, colored on paper, sketched on computer or described in a few sentences (telling us which shapes to include and why), by 31st October 2022 via
Call for abstracts: Times and temporalities of migrant transnationalism
For a series of panels at the 2022 IMISCOE conference we invite papers that address migrant transnationalism with analytical perspectives on time and temporalities. Submit an abstract of between 200 and 250 words by 1 December 2021. The conference takes place in Oslo, Norway, from 29 June to 1 July 2022. Participation can be either physical or virtual.
28 November 2022Event Calendar
Introduction The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and IBER-RUTAS – after inviting professional and amateur photographers to participate in the first International iDiaspora Photo Contest is now pleased to host the Awards Ceremony - iDiaspora Photo Contest 2022.
24 November 2022Event Calendar
The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), through its Statistics and Population Divisions, the International Organization for Migration (IOM), and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) are organizing the 3rd International Forum on Migration Statistics (IFMS 2023). The Forum will be held in Santiago, Chile, from 24 – 26 January 2023 as an in-…
04 November 2022Event Calendar
The online event will bring together representatives of the Ukrainian diaspora from different countries to discuss a role transnational communities can play in humanitarian response and country’s recovery, and to identify concrete cooperation opportunities and the way forward. Simultaneous translation in English and Ukrainian will be provided.
02 November 2022Promotional Videos
Theresa R. Fianko is the Founder and Managing Editor of the global social impact broadcasting platform - Diaspora Digital News. An Integrated Media/Marketing Communications professional, she has lived and worked in the diaspora for over a decade and is committed to the cause of balanced, informative, sustainable and ethical journalism. Theresa is a co-author of “Empowering Global Diasporas in…
23 October 2022Event Calendar
African Diaspora is increasingly becoming a critical player in humanitarian efforts in Africa. In most situations, African Diaspora humanitarian efforts are not coordinated nor integrated with global efforts. To change this situation, IOM Washington and the ADEA Community are partnering to increase awareness of Diaspora contributions and generate recommendations for increasing coordination for…
13 October 2022Blog Entry
A new initiative implemented by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Washington, DC in cooperation with the local IOM Country Offices is supporting a variety of innovative projects by seven diaspora organizations in the following three countries: Lebanon, Tunisia, and Zimbabwe. The local IOM Country Offices are facilitating the projects on the ground, ensuring proper coordination…
07 October 2022Blog Entry
Zidicircle and SNV (Netherlands Development Organisation) have partnered to launch the GrEEn Venture Backers programme.