BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — Caribbean entrepreneurs who are looking for funding to develop new or existing businesses are being encouraged to look to their own nationals living abroad. “Diaspora financing should be explored as a source of f … Source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com… Read More ›
Walter May wants Wales to champion so called diaspora direct investment an area where the Irish and Serbs have been so successful in recent years with a new Welsh diaspora initiative Source: http://www.walesonline.co.uk
Is the diaspora an under-utilised economic resource? The US State Department is studying the global Irish diaspora as an example of an efficient emigrant network that boosts the Irish economy. Watch video at: http://www.rte.ie
This paper examines historical evidences of networking among Liverpool merchants and Africa entrepreneurs in the Bight of Biafra (present South-eastern Nigeria) during the Triangular Trade… Read abstract or download here.
A new study reveals that the farther African migrants move, the more they increase exports in their home countries. Migration ‘foster exports in Africa, and in numbers large enough that they should catch the attention of development and policy leaders… Read More ›