Details of horrific first voyages in transatlantic slave trade revealed

Exclusive: As the world ignores the ignominious 500th anniversary of the buying and selling of slaves between Africa and the Americas, historians uncover its first horrific voyages

The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

In this comprehensive reference and background book, Dr. Roland Holou (www.RolandHolou.com) highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across...

Break the Ice and Connect with Dating Services

Do you have a strong desire to date and marry someone from your native country or any other specific country, but you are unable to find someone due to a lack of connection, distance and distrust in your search?

Why does Africa Weep and Deteriorate? Real Causes and Solutions to African Impoverishment

After decades of independence, economic development in African countries continues to lag behind. However, several models and ideologies of development have been applied. Are...

Gentrification: The New “Negro Removal” Program

Gentrification has emerged as a major threat to Black communities that have been centers for Black business/economic development, cultural and civic life for generations. Gentrification has become the watch-word for the displacement of Black people and culture. Gentrification is the “Negro Removal Program” of the 21st Century. There is an urgent need for people of African descent to mount a serious offensive to defend Black communities from this insidious onslaught.

Global Diaspora Engagement Platform Help People and Nations

What is DiasporaEngager? DiasporaEngager is the world’s premier and largest Diaspora network that addresses problems related to brain drain, education, business, philanthropy, traveling, immigration, volunteering,...

Global Volunteering Platform With International Diaspora

Volunteering has become an interesting part of people’s lives. While some volunteering jobs may be for humanitarian purposes, others have a business potential. It...

Rev. Sharpton, The Garner Family, NY State Senator Brian Benjamin & NY State Assemblyman...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). NEW YORK (September 21, 2019) — Rev. Dr. Al Sharpton, the family of Eric Garner, New York State Senator Brian Benjamin...

Top Articles on Diaspora, Immigration, Refugees, Development

The Strategic War that is Killing Africa and its Diaspora https://diasporasnews.com/the-strategic-war-that-is-killing-africa-and-its-diaspora   The Premier International Diaspora Social Media Platform (DiasporaEngager) is Growing Very Well https://diasporasnews.com/the-premier-international-diaspora-social-media-platform-diasporaengager-is-growing-very-well/   Why does Africa Weep...

What is our Definition of Diaspora

Welcome to Diaspora Engagement Blog ! We are very excited you chose to visit our blog. On this blog, powered by Diaspora Engagement ® (aka DiasporaEngager),...

ABCs of a Realistic African Diaspora Engagement

Almost every African country is trying to engage with its diaspora. However, in general, when it comes to how to convince the African diaspora...

Guatemala Poised to Appoint New Supreme Court Judges Absent Meaningful Vetting

After being rocked by allegations of influence peddling in past selections of Supreme Court judges, Guatemala is about to repeat the same mistakes. With a...

For Rohingya refugees, ID systems have brought coercion, violence and denial of ethnic identity...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Shafiur Rahman / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Taslima was dreading the day. It was SweTinSit, an...

Global Diaspora Engagement Platform Help People & Nations

What is DiasporaEngager? DiasporaEngager is the world’s premier and largest Diaspora network that addresses problems related to brain drain, education, business, philanthropy, traveling, immigration, volunteering,...

Why Immigrants and Diasporas Cannot Easily Return Back Home

Human migration is a universal problem that is here to stay. Human beings, and even wild animals, move because they are usually trying to...

NAACP Statement on Allegations of Misconduct

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Baltimore, MD — On September 26, 2019, NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson issued a letter to Reverend Curtis Gatewood, member...

DiasporaEngager: African Corporate Excellence Awards Winner

Following months of vote counting, research and analysis, DiasporaEngager (The Premier International Diaspora Engagement Social Media Platform – https://www.diasporaengager.com) has been named a Winner in...

Unity, regional cooperation and international support needed for Horn of Africa to develop sustainably 

“The foundations have been laid for a transition from peace to sustainable development”, she said, but building on these “will require unity and cooperation...

Engaging the Global Diaspora in Science and Technology

Scientists and researchers are needed everywhere to innovate and create new things that can help solve the world’s growing problems. In most developing countries,...

Involvement of the Diaspora in Healthcare Reform in Africa

Without a doubt, Africa is being torn apart by many political problems indeed, but the recent Ebola outbreak was very catastrophic. This sad situation...

Looking back to move forward: The first Pan-African Cultural Festival in Algeria, 1969

Fifty years ago, this year from 21-31 July 1969 in the capital of Algeria, thousands of people gathered for a ground-breaking Pan-African Cultural Festival...

What Do We Want History to Do to Us?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Kara Walker: what I want history to do to me, 1994. By Zadie Smith, NYREV — This essay appears in somewhat...
Monument of Liberty and Reunification

The Year of Return, Ghana 2019, and the Monument of Liberty and Reunification

Launched in September 2018 in Washington D.C. by the President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the “Year of Return, Ghana 2019”,...