Our engagement for the Afghan diaspora in Europe aims at supporting increased dialogue and agency within the Afghan diaspora in Europe. This project will strive to improve coordination, increase collaboration across organisations and facilitate higher level of engagement and influence for the Afghan diaspora in Europe.
DRC will start by establishing an Afghan Diaspora Advisory Board (ADAB) to inform both the content and execution of the following activities.
Afghan Diaspora Engagement in Europe (ADEE) project is proud to present its Advisory Board.
Our initial engagement had the following 3 components aiming at setting the analytical framework for our programming.
2019 was also the beginning of our collaboration with the Vienna Institute for International Dialogue and Cooperation (VIDC), who also held a conference in 2019 resulting in the : “Guide to Afghan Diaspora engagement in Europe”. Our first joint event was an online workshop on Covid-19 in Afghanistan in 2020. We will continue collaborating with VIDC and other relevant organisations supporting the Afghan diaspora, to ensure best possible outcomes for the Afghan diaspora.
Executive Summary: Afghan Diaspora in Europe Mapping engagement in Denmark, Germany, Sweden, and the United Kingdom (2019)
Afghan Diaspora in Europe Mapping engagement in Denmark, Germany, Sweden, and the United Kingdom (2019)
Afghan Diaspora Conference report with ANDEP workshop annex (2019)
This project is supported by the programme Migration & Diaspora, implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).
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DiPS is a Danida-funded project under DRC’s Diaspora Programme providing financial and technical support to diaspora-led projects implemented in Somalia and Afghanistan and building evidence-based knowledge of the value of diaspora engagement in countries of origin.