Could a country’s global diaspora not be a lost resource? Instead, could it be the greatest asset available for building a humanitarian response? The ARC puts these questions to the test with the Somali diaspora, and the results may surprise you.
Watch the inspiring remarks that USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah gave at the 2012 Global Diaspora Forum and read a transcript of his speech here.
The U.S. Department of State’s Donald Y. Yamamoto discusses the important role that the Somali diaspora has played in providing humanitarian relief to the Horn of Africa and the community’s commitment to building a stable future for Somalia.