Caribbean Diaspora for Development Online Forum


ICSDuring Global Diaspora Week 2014, Institute of Caribbean Studies held a series of online discussions in an exploration of the role of the Caribbean diaspora in regional development.

From October 13th to 18th, the hosts ran a daily online transmission in the format of panel discussions with experts on the following topics:

  • Updates on Government Policy from Ministers of Diaspora Affairs
  • Brain Gain vs Brain Drain: Tapping into Intellectual Reserves
  • Beyond Remittances: From Social Safety Nets to Social Investment
  • Diaspora Engagement Strategies: Lesson Learned
  • Building the Beloved Community: What Next?

If you missed any of these online events, you can listen to the  video recordings here. For more information contact .