In 1996 I arrived in the Netherlands after fleeing from a war torn region. From the first moment I have been full of appreciation and gratitude that I have been able to build up my life again. I have a teaching background and am a trainer and coach. An everlasting love and urge to contribute […]
Members of the Iraqi diaspora in the Netherlands can contribute to the development of Iraq through their expertise, knowledge and entrepreneurship. IOM’s Connecting Diaspora for Development (CD4D) project for Iraq consists of two components: A. KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER IOM supports the development of identified sectors by strengthening the capacity of key institutions by engaging the diaspora […]
This month we share updates regarding our participants, Sierra Leone and the ED4D Kick-Off Events.
IOM The Netherlands and AENC, a Dutch ICT company focused on digital solutions, donated a collection of IT items to three CD4D educational institutions in Sierra Leone.
Alain Nkurikiye was born in Burundi and graduated with his Economics degree in the Netherlands. At the highly-anticipated Big Improvement Day (BID) 2019, he achieved the first step of his dream to launch a diaspora investment platform called Wajenzi. Through a competition organized by the Municipality of The Hague, he was able to garner the […]