From the Netherlands to Afghanistan

Catering to the Needs of the Biotechnology Industry

Paving the Road to Success

How One Ethiopian Entrepreneur Jumps Barriers and Builds Bridges Everywhere She Goes

A Fishy Business in Somaliland

Forever Connecting People

Girls’ Education Matters: The Power of Diaspora

Just the Beginning…

CD4D Makes Lion Mountain Roar Louder

Brain Drain to Brain Gain to Brain Circulation

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.


Becoming a member of iDiaspora will bring your 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.


From research to training materials, groups around the world are creating resources for transnational communities. iDiaspora aims to bring together resources from variety of partners in one place in order to help individuals and organisations in diaspora get the information they need to effectively engage as developmental actors in countries of residence and...


There are many ways to give back but its not always easy to find an outlet for our efforts. iDiaspora aims to link those that want to make a difference with concrete opportunities to forge a better future.

Diaspora engagement has to potential to become a practice of choice for the public and private sector. We need to narrow the gaps in connectivity, knowledge and opportunity between these sectors to realize this potential. I sense iDiaspora is an important step-change in this journey and is a platform I look forward to seeing flourish.

~ Martin Russel, co-founder of the forthcoming DiasporaLab

Development of Methodologies for Capturing Diaspora Economic Contributions

Under the framework of the “Integrating Knowledge Generation and Dissemination for the Protection of Migrants” project implemented by IOM’s Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa and financed by the Kingdom of the Netherlands the consultancy seeks to engage an expert or a team of...

Call for Business Ideas - Entrepreneurship by Diaspora for Development (ED4D)

Call for Business Ideas We are pleased to request the submission of business ideas for Ghana and Ethiopia. Each candidate should fill in the attached application form and upload it before the 30th of April 2019. A confirmation email acknowledging receipt will be sent automatically. Only...

Empowering Female Diaspora Associations to Strengthen their Role in the Development of their Countries of Origin. Colloque international sur le leadership des femmes africaines

Retour en images sur le colloque international des femmes africaines et afro-descendantes dont la 1ère édition se déroulait ce mardi 26 mars à Wallonie Bruxelles Internationale.

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