Becoming a member of iDIASPORA will bring you closer with diaspora and expatriate communities globally for sharing your work with others, but also finding inspiration and new opportunities. You will have access to regularly updated news, relevant resources, learning and funding opportunities.
15 March 2023Promotional Videos
Remittance as a source of lifeline
Jaonita Freitas is a housekeeper who receives remittances from her husband, who works in South Korea. Joanitas's story shows how remittances have positively impacted her family by providing for the family's daily needs as well as her education. It also helps her pay off debts.
08 March 2023Promotional Videos
iDiapora Stories - Dr. Rana Dajani President of SASTA and Founder of "We Love Reading"
Dr. Rana Dajani is a professor of molecular biology currently an affiliate with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology MA, USA. She is originally from Jordan and half Palestinian half Syrian. Besides being a scientist, Dr. Dajani is a social entrepreneur and the founder and director of the program We Love Reading which works on changing mindsets through reading to nurture changer-makers by…
08 April 2021Success Stories
Session 3 - Mauritian Diaspora Dialogue: Research Recommendations and Co-Designing the Future
This webinar shares the recommendations of the IOM/UN Agency for Migration commissioned report, Pilot Mappings of the Mauritian Diaspora in Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom: Stories of Belonging, Impact, and Opportunity.
EventsHumanitarian needs continue to escalate rapidly, yet assistance continues to fall short of targets. In this scenario, alternative funding modalities such as diaspora financing or leveraging diasporas' interventions may contribute towards addressing the chronic funding gap. While diaspora contributions are commonly measured in terms of remittances and sponsorships, diaspora organizations have the…
Alternative funding modalities for humanitarian interventions in partnership with non-traditional humanitarian actors
Sierra Leone Office of Diaspora Affairs (ODA)