Webinar on S. Asia & the Pacific, 18 May
Join the last edition of our five-part series of regional webinars. The last event takes us to S. Asia and the Pacific to discuss the ties between labour migration and diaspora engagement
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Welcome Naomi & Gia
Two new Diaspora Youth Interns join the team, from March - August 2021. Get to know Naomi and Gia via our interview.
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“Diaspora is how we feel connected”
Tune in to hear Oleg on the most recent episode of the Migration and Diaspora podcast.
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Oleg Chirita
Head of Global Initiatives
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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“Diaspora is how we feel connected” – Oleg Chirita on the Migration & Diaspora Podcast
May 4, 2021
Read our highlights from Oleg's interview on The Migration & Diaspora Podcast
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News • Central Asia
Event take-aways: Middle East and Central Asia
May 3, 2021
On 6 and 8 April 2021, we hosted a Regional Thematic Meeting on diaspora engagement in the Middle East and Central Asia (ME&CA).
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News • Africa
Event series: Africa 4 May
April 27, 2021
Join our fourth regional webinar, discussing the 360 potential of diaspora and mentoring in Africa.
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