International Diaspora Picnic (Oct 12)

ROLANDAs one of the diverse events sponsored by DiasporaEngager during Global Diaspora Week 2014, the International Diaspora Picnic took place on Sunday, October 12th in Augusta, Georgia from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and brought together the international community and their friends to meet and talk about things that interest them respecting with respect to diaspora engagement. Some inspirational diaspora stories were told and attendees had the opportunity to share needs and concerns, and get engaged with DiasporaEngager’s platform.

The picnic was sponsored by DiasporaEngager (, which is a global Diaspora engagement platform that connects international diasporas to each other and to opportunities to engage with governments, nonprofits, businesses, laboratories, international institutions, schools, and research institutions. The picnic created a comfortable social environment for diasporas and other community members to network.

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