Why Confederate Lies Live On

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). For some Americans, history isn’t the story of what actually happened; it’s the story they want to believe. By Clint Smith, The...

We Are A Hated People

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Haki R. Madhubuti— before george floyd, breonna taylor and millions of Black “others” was emmett till. i, a yellow-black boy of...

TESTIMONY- Pittsburgh PA City Council Hearing on Black Displacement

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Displacement Hearing – City Council Public Hearing The Pittsburgh Justice Coalition (PJC) is a group of organizations and individuals who are...

IOM Republic of Korea Hosts Seminar on the Private Sector Engagement and Innovation for...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Seoul, Republic of Korea – The scale and frequency of natural disasters has noticeably increased in recent years worldwide. The growing...

IOM Supports the UN COVID-19 Vaccination Roll-Out in Yemen

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Aden – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has begun its support to the United Nations (UN) COVID-19 vaccination roll-out in Yemen...

Malcolm, Maurice and the Movement for Reparations in Grenada

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 7-9 p.m. ET, join the Grenada National Reparations Commission (GNRC) via Zoom for its first virtual lecture...

Starting their New Life – 60 vulnerable returnees and youth graduated from St. Mary...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Maputsoe - Leribe, May 1 2021: IOM has been implementing the regional projects funded by UK-Aid titled ‘’Humanitarian response to vulnerable...

IOM Asia-Pacific Releases Comprehensive Regional Secondary Data Review on Migration

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Bangkok – With 55 per cent of the world’s population (over 4.3 billion), over 42 million international migrants, nearly 84 million...

The final 60 vulnerable returnees and youth graduated from Technical Institute of Leloaleng

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Quthing, May 5 2021: IOM has been implementing the regional projects funded by UK-Aid titled ‘’Humanitarian response to vulnerable and stranded...

Death by violence, hunger or pandemic

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). For Immediate Release May 7th, 2021 – On Thursday, May 6, in Brazil at least 25 people died after more than 200...

The Report back from the Sacred Site Ceremony

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In April of 2021, a broad-based coalition of community and interfaith, ecumenical faith leaders gathered at the Chattahoochee Brick Company to...

‘I am alive, but I feel like I am dead’: a migrant grieves the...

“I have lost everything,” says Misrah, as she struggles to recount the most traumatic of events, witnessing the...

Stop evictions in East Jerusalem neighbourhood immediately, UN rights office urges Israel |

Eight Palestinian refugee families residing in Sheikh Jarrah are facing forced eviction due to a legal challenge by the Nahalat Shimon settler organization, with...

UN rights office urges independent probe into police operation in Rio, Brazil |

The operation started in the early hours of Thursday (local time) when, reportedly, police officers on the ground and in a helicopter overhead opened...

IOM Provides 160 Bangladeshi Migrants Return Assistance from Libya

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Dhaka – On 5 May 2021, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) – in close coordination with the Government of Bangladesh – facilitated the safe return of 160 Bangladeshi migrants...

Latin America rights groups face growing threats, attacks: Bachelet |

“Governments and others in positions of power” including members of parliament and vigilante groups were at the root of the problem in a dozen...

You searched for value – USCRI

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

Black American Trauma

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By David Love — What Effect Did Martin’s Death Have on the Black Community? The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – who was...

In His First 100 Days, Biden Called Out The Country’s Deeply Embedded Racism

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Ryan Brooks —Joe Biden faces more difficult days ahead, with pressure ramping up for him to do more to...

155 million faced acute food insecurity in 2020, conflict the key driver |

It’s been five years since hunger levels were this bad across 55 countries under review, according to the Global Network Against Food Crises (GNAFC),...

World Migration Report Launches Dynamic New Data Visualization Platform

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Geneva – The International Organization for Migration’s (IOM) flagship publication has launched a dynamic new webpage that connects fact-based narratives on...

What role could reparations play in fighting systemic racism?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Jay Dow — With more Black Americans and people of color in positions at the highest echelons of American society and...

My Child Is Incarcerated. One Second in This Unjust System Is Too Much.

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Esther Hernández— For several years, I have met weekly with a remarkable group of mothers and one father who,...

800,000 South Sudanese May Face Reduced Access to Life-Saving Primary Health Care by June,...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Juba – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) warns that more than 800,000 people in South Sudan who rely on IOM for...