Are you interested in diaspora issues? Is the migration-development nexus an area of interest? Do you wonder about the contribution made by diaspora groups to their home countries? How about the question of the entreprenuerial drive of diaspora groups both in their host countries and in their countries of origin? Perhaps you are interested in the link between diaspora (heritage) tourism and resulting business development in countries of origin? Or put simply, do you have an inkling of an interest in the global diaspora-development ecosystem? Well, you are in luck…..
The European Union Global Diaspora Facility (EUDiF), which is a pilot project funded by the European Union’s Directorate-General for International Partnerships (DG INTPA), is hosting its Future Forum from 22 – 24 June, 2021. This landmark event seeks to bridge actors, efforts and perspectives in the global diaspora-development ecosystem.
On Day 3 of the event (Thursday 24 June. 11.00 – 12.30 CEST), yours truly will be on a panel to discuss youth entreprenuership and heritage tourism. Among other things we will explore examples of initiatives of youth diaspora entrepreneurs in the heritage tourism industry and the challenges they face. Register through the link below…
There is still time to register for a number of online events…..
More info about EUDiF can be found through this link – EUDiF