Diaspora


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Diaspora

The persons of a community living outside their area or ancestral homeland, especially but not necessarily as a community. A diaspora can create and sustain trade and other economic ties between two areas. For example, a businessman from one ethnic group may communicate with a relative in the homeland in order to set up an import-export company.
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DiaWorks workshops were created out of the need to use the desire of successful entrepreneurs from the BiH diaspora to offer their volunteer engagement in transferring knowledge to entrepreneurs in the country.
The representatives of the Georgian Diaspora informed the Ambassador of Georgia about their activities and the projects they implemented.
The diaspora's commercial investment choices also tend to be driven by an extremely conservative mindset.
The Diaspora feel they are not appreciated by Kenya's government and embassies abroad but only used as cash cows.
Uko disclosed that renowned African leaders will be anchoring discussions on African Tourism Diaspora Conference with papers which include Uniting African Cultures together; The Year of return: Connecting Africa and its diaspora.
After the speeches of representatives of various organizations, an exchange of views took place with the heads of diaspora organizations and members of the Azerbaijani community.
The Commissioner underlined that the cooperation of Cyprus, Greece and Egypt on diaspora issues "is implemented successfully, there is a great interest from their diasporas in many countries to come closer, and this is why the Nostos programme is being further promoted."
"The Diaspora is a key and effective tool for networking, innovation, technology transfer, mobilisation of funds and the promotion of industries," he indicated, explaining that the goal in the industry field is to create a new generation of SMEs, develop car industry, aeronautics, textile-clothing and agro-food industries.
Funds raised from diaspora bonds, or bonds targeted at the diasporas in remittance-source countries, can be used to finance development projects in the developing world.
He said, "FBNQuest Asset Management is open to partnerships that will unlock the potential of the Nigerian diaspora community as a source of economic development.
The President commended the active participation of the diaspora community in raising their voices for the rights of the Kashmiris and for highlighting the massive human rights violations taking place in Indian Occupied Kashmir.
Keywords: Kashmiri diaspora, Conflict transformation, Diplomatic discourse, Protracted conflict