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Mexican Diaspora Leader Gives Back

Clean technology and business development expert Luis Aguirre-Torres tells us what giving back to his native country of Mexico has meant to him.

International diaspora Engagement Alliance (IdEA) - Dr. Luis Aguirre-Torres

Lidya Teferra, 25, is a teacher at Urael primary school, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She has divided the class up in to small groups to work together.

Honoring the Work of Diaspora Volunteers

Michael Deal, the CEO of the Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance (VEGA) discusses the added value of diasporas to international volunteering programs and highlights the nominees for the 2012 Diaspora Volunteer Service Awards.


Secretary Clinton Highlights IdEA’s Work at the High-Level Caribbean-U.S. Conference

“I am a big believer in the power of diaspora. And people of Caribbean descent have made a powerful contribution to every country in which they have settled[…]including my own.” – Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

International diasopra Engagement Alliance (IdEA) - Secretary Clinton, High-Level U.S.-Caribbean Conference