Tag Archives : Vietnam

Remittances Hit $534 Billion in 2012, Setting New Record

Despite a sluggish economy, a report issued by the World Bank finds that worldwide remittances grew in 2012, with diaspora members from developing countries sending home three times more than official development aid.

International diaspora Engagement Alliance (IdEA) Remittances Hit a Record High of $534 Billion in 2012

James Bao, OneVietnam

iFoundation: A Breakthrough Model in Diaspora Giving

If you haven’t heard of iFoundation yet, you aren’t paying attention. James Bao tells us how this new platform is revolutionizing the way that diaspora communities support their homelands by democratizing philanthropy.

Diaspora Tech: Five Innovations Keeping Us Connected

Geneive Brown Metzger writes about five different firms that leverage technology to help diaspora communities stay connected with their families back home.

technology keeps families connected