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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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There are vast diaspora communities of skilled professionals and entrepreneurs in the Middle East who have strong economic potential for the region.
The Una-Sana Canton Prime Minister Mustafa RuA3/4nic and Bihac Mayor A uhreta Fazlic expressed their appreciation to USAID for supporting diaspora activities, and highlighted the results that local communities in the region have made to encourage investment.
He said on January 10 the three officials will also discuss other issues regarding the trilateral cooperation of the three countries on diaspora issues, as a round table discussion to be organised, probably in Cyprus, with the participation of leaders of the three countries' diasporas and perhaps of officials dealing with delicate issues in the region.
class="MsoNormalThe convention is seen as an increasingly important platform for the diaspora community to engage local political and economic actors on areas of mutual interest to foster development, expand the democratic space and strengthen bilateral and multilateral relations.
She, however, ruled out the possibility of voting for Nigerians in Diaspora in 2019.
Speaking at the event, the Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Switzerland and Liechtenstein, Khanim Ibrahimova, appreciated the current activities of the Azerbaijani diaspora, noted the need for organized activities of compatriots to achieve the challenges and gave recommendations to compatriots for their future activities.
The Pakistan economy and a significant proportion of its population depends on the flows of remittances from overseas workers and the broader Pakistani diaspora. At over US$20 billion in official remittances expected in FY 2018-19, they provide critical support to a precarious current account situation.
However, efforts by Jammu and Kashmir governments to engage the diaspora in conflict have not been followed by formulation and implementation of appropriate policies and strategies.
It is a Greek word once reserved to describe Jewish, Greek, and Armenian dispersions or the "classic" diasporas. Today, the term encompasses all immigrant groups.
As the concepts of diaspora network, diaspora option, and science and technology diaspora are aimed to circulate the brain between the home and host country by sharing knowledge, expertise, transferring skills, investments to home country, however, such essence is missing in the activities of those diasporas.
The events included more than 20 cultural activities hosted by the government of Georgias office for diaspora issues, and webinars, such as the Department's MapGive online workshop on OpenStreetMap, where participants learned how geographic information can support humanitarian and development initiatives.
Global Diasporas and Mission covers various ethnic groups and regions, such as the Japanese diaspora in Brazil, the South Asian diaspora in the Persian Gulf, the Korean diaspora in the United States, and the African diaspora in Germany.