Tag Archives : India

Remittances Hit $534 Billion in 2012, Setting New Record 1

Despite a sluggish economy, a report issued by the World Bank finds that worldwide remittances grew in 2012, with diaspora members from developing countries sending home three times more than official development aid.

International diaspora Engagement Alliance (IdEA) Remittances Hit a Record High of $534 Billion in 2012

technology keeps families connected

Diaspora Tech: Five Innovations Keeping Us Connected 1

Geneive Brown Metzger writes about five different firms that leverage technology to help diaspora communities stay connected with their families back home.

USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah’s Remarks at the 2012 Global Diaspora Forum 2

Watch the inspiring remarks that USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah gave at the 2012 Global Diaspora Forum and read a transcript of his speech here.