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Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Supporting the Sustainability of Diaspora Interventions

Experts provide key lessons to maximise diaspora engagement in the long term.  In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial contributions from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the IOM International…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Building a Global Diaspora Community

Peter Kwok presents how global diaspora organizations have the potential to act as hubs that connect and coordinate joint efforts among different diasporas around the world.  In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Diasporas Responding to Crises

Diaspora leaders and national authorities showcase how diasporas have responded to multiple crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic.   In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial contributions from the Swiss Agency for Development…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Examples of Diaspora Initiatives

Diaspora leaders share their own initiatives and explain how they have contributed to the sustainable development of their countries of origin in multiple sectors such as education, health, and entrepreneurship.  In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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The Scope of Diaspora Interventions

Experts showcase how diasporas contribute to the economic, social, cultural, and human development of their countries of origin and residence.  In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial contributions from the Swiss Agency for…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Diasporas as Transnational Bridges

Experts explain how diasporas can act as bridges between two nations, to strengthening global partnerships.   In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial contributions from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Building Trust with Diasporas

This video highlights the key role of trust in diaspora engagement. How can governments build trust with their diaspora for a transparent, positive, two-way relationship?  In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial contributions…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Motivations for Diasporas to Engage

Experts explain the different conditions that trigger and sustain diaspora engagement.   In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.   This video was produced with financial contributions from the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the IOM…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Knowing Your Diaspora

Experts shed light on the importance of conducting diaspora mappings to understand their diaspora better (e.g. professional expertise, interest areas, motivations, personal profiles, etc.). Knowing your diaspora is key to designing policies that most effectively engage diaspora by grounding them in reality.   In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their…
Larisa LARA-GUERRERO
14 December 2021
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Defining “Diaspora” and Diaspora Engagement

Experts unpack the concept of “diaspora” and explain why diaspora engagement is important for sustainable development.   In this short video series, academics, diaspora members and practitioners present their views on the relevance of engaging with diasporas and their impact on development.  This video was produced with financial contributions from the Swiss Agency for Development and…

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