Global Exchange on Maximizing Diaspora Engagement: Mobilizing Resources


United States


Thu, 05/27/2021

Type of event


Thematic area

Diaspora engagement

Lead organisation


The 2021 Global Exchanges aim to gather experts on these topics to provide information on how to overcome common challenges faced by stakeholders engaging in transnational initiatives. By providing concrete strategies on how to build trustworthy relationships, find resources and funding and develop long-term strategies, stakeholders will be able to boost their transnational initiatives.

The second Global Exchange, run by IOM's Diaspora, in partnership with the Global Research Forum on Diaspora and Transnationalism, the Africa-Europe Diaspora Development Programme and Centro de Investigaciones sobre América del Norte, will focus on mobilizing resources for diaspora engagement initiatives. This includes

Fundraising campaigns
Strategies for crowdfunding
The use of technology
Financing diaspora organizations

Join this discussion to learn and share practical strategies for mobilizing resources for maximizing diaspora engagement!

Register for the event here!