For most people starting and profiting from a small firm in Africa, more so in the diaspora is a dream few have the resources, help or willpower to reach. Joyce Williams, Esq. has founded three firms: Armooh-Williams PLLC, Hazina Partners, and iSoka.
At age twenty, Marwan Abdelhamid is very passionate about the development of Palestine channeled through its diaspora to the homeland. An undergraduate student at UC Santa Barbara with internship experiences at the UNDP and UNRWA, he is also the Co-Founder of GrowHome.
Mayowa Adegoke is a highly experienced broadcast Journalist who has specialities in news reporting and producing with over seven years in the profession. Currently living and working in Dubai-UAE, she is a graduate of Mass Communication and joined Channels TV, Nigeria in 2013 where she practiced and grew her craft.
“Impact is about creating a level-playing field.” Meet Augustine Agyeman-Duah who is bridging the gap between business and purpose through innovative global projects.
Although it is tempting to describe Augustine’s career as the path that is frequently travelled by many from the diaspora, it is anything but typical. With a career that has taken him across Africa, Asia and Europe, Augustine has found his calling in purpose-led projects.
The easiest way for governments to create enabling grounds for members of its diaspora to integrate properly into their respective development agenda is by collective engagement. Effective diaspora engagement does not only promote development, but also provides good opportunities to collaborate in all spheres for both the diaspora countries of residence and homelands.
On Friday 22nd of January 2021, the Centre for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (CERES) will be hosting a webinar on the theme “Diaspora, Nation, and other Fantastic Interpretations of the 1821 Greek Revolution.”
Wine is not only reserved for drinking on festive occasions, but also useful to keep inhouse at all times. Wine is loved around the world and drank by people from all walks of life. French biologist, also credited with the discovery of pasteurization; Louis Pasteur aptly puts it in saying: “Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.” Sometimes, especially after festive seasons and celebrations it is common…
Decades after the evolution of the internet globally, research shows that almost 4.66 billion people, making 59 percent of the global population were active internet users as of October 2020. Technology and innovation have advanced greatly, with information becoming easily accessible with the use of the internet.
Christmas is that time of the year where most people look forward to spending time with family and friends; as well as showing love and spreading cheer. Hugs, exchange of gifts and pleasantries never runs out as people from all walks of life take a break to enjoy the holidays. The year 2020 has been a different kind of year globally owing to the ‘alien’ Coronavirus that plagued the world.