Daily Archives: 2 November, 2015


From Employee To Entrepreneur In Valparaiso

Global Diaspora Week 2015 reached as far as Valparaiso, Chile. Our event was hosted by Fundacion P!ensa (Think!), as part of their regional talent retention area. The event highlighted how immigrants are likely to spot opportunities and become entrepreneurs. After a welcome tour of the foundation’s new facilities at the New Valparaiso Port Station, three […]

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Business Models that Leverage the Diaspora to Expand Energy Access

Business Models that Leverage the Diaspora to Expand Energy Access, a webinar hosted by Arc Finance on the occasion of the 2015 Global Diaspora Week, brought together three organizations with different business models that leverage diaspora engagement while promoting energy access: the Sogexpress/Western Union remittance-based initiative in Haiti; the MamaMikes e-commerce platform in Kenya, and […]

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