Current projects

The Diaspora Programme engages in and takes lead on a number of projects, ranging from co-financing relief activities, through providing technical assistance, to conducting in-depth research. Learn more about each of our current projects below.


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Diaspora Project Support (DiPS)

Via DiPS, the Diaspora Programme provides direct support to diaspora organizations. We co-finance relief activities in Somalia and Afghanistan led by diaspora organizations, provide technical support and offer trainings and workshops to support diasporas as agents of change.

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Diaspora Emergency Action and Coordination (DEMAC)

DEMAC project aims to improve diaspora emergency response capacity and coordination with the humanitarian system, working specifically with Syrian, Somali, Nigerian, and Sierra Leonean diasporas in Europe. 

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European Diaspora Volunteers (EUAV)

The European Diaspora Volunteers project will, from January 2018 until June 2019, deliver technical assistance to volunteer-based diaspora organizations involved in humanitarian assistance in Somalia, Syria, and Nigeria. 

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Durable Solutions

The Diaspora Programme supports Syrian and Afghan diasporas' active engagement in durable solutions for the displaced through capacity-enhancement, network and coordination, and research. 

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