Help us with the annual mapping update!
Send any information on new policies, practices and actors in diaspora engagement, to make sure the mapping is as comprehensive as possible.
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New action with FORIM
We are delighted to support FORIM in its work to strengthen the capacities of diaspora organisations across France.
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Highlights from the Future Forum
The Diaspora Youth Rapporteurs recall their highlights from the 2022 conference.
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Savannah Schuurbiers
Diaspora Youth Rapporteur
What we do

EUDiF seeks to consolidate knowledge and action to address the fragmentation of diaspora engagement for development. We assist diaspora organisations in Europe, countries of origin and the EU to engage and collaborate more effectively with each other on development issues.

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Who we are

EUDiF is a pilot project funded by the European Union’s Directorate-General for International Partnerships (DG INTPA) under the Development Cooperation Instrument, running from June 2019 until the end of 2022. The project is implemented by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD).

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Diaspora expertise
Diaspora members have long been acknowledged as agents for sustainable development with great potential in terms of social, human and financial capital. At EUDiF we believe in mainstreaming diaspora expertise for sustainable development when said diaspora expertise can bring added value.

The Diaspora Professionals 4 Development is a pilot mechanism that recruits and deploys Europe-based diaspora professionals in digital, education, entrepreneurship, environment or health to support short-term development projects in countries of heritage.
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News • Africa
New action: Freetown local heritage tourism as a connection to diaspora
July 28, 2022
EUDiF is glad to launch a new Capacity Development Lab (CDL) Action on heritage tourism with Sierra Leone’s Freetown City...
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News • Eastern Europe
DP4D Action: Piloting diaspora knowledge transfer schemes in education and research sectors in Moldova
July 27, 2022
In the framework of the Diaspora Professionals 4 Development (DP4D) mechanism, we are launching our second action in Moldova, this...
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*Deadline extended* Apply to our Diaspora Youth Internships by 4 August!
July 25, 2022
Update: Due to ongoing website maintenance, we have simplified the application process for our diaspora youth internships and extended the...
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