ABCs of a Realistic African Diaspora Engagement

One of the first things that comes to the mind of most Africans living in Africa is to ask the diaspora to help them, forgetting that no one is helping the diaspora for free. In contrast, the first thing that enters the mind of most diasporas is not how to help Africa, but whether Africa knows why they have left the continent and what they are doing/facing abroad!
Prophet Shepherd Bushiri is Launching ECG America during a Prophetic Conference on 29-30 August 2017 in Washington D.C.

Prophet Shepherd Bushiri is Launching ECG America during a Prophetic Conference on 29-30 August...

The renowned South Africa based minister Prophet Shepherd Bushiri, Ph.D. commonly known as Major 1, will be visiting the USA to inaugurate the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Ministries in America during a conference at the Hilton Hotel in Washington DC.

14 Secrets That You May Not Fully Know or Understand About The Global Diaspora!...

Based on a massive data collection and painful diagnostics, here are the dilemmas that most diasporas, their home countries, and their country of residence find themselves in:

How to Help Immigrants and Diaspora to Return Back Home

In our previous article (Why Immigrants and Diasporas Cannot Easily Return Back Home), we discussed how difficult it is for immigrants and diaspora members to return back home. Today, we will explore some of the strategies DiasporaEngager is taking to help the diaspora and their people to return back home if needed.
Apostle Felixosis Huios Nabi Navira, the leader of ECG Church in America.

Prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s Son Walking in the Shoes of his Father at a Prophetic...

During this two day conference, the crowd was astounded by the prophecies and the miracles that the God of Major 1 did through the Apostle. Some people who were deaf began to hear immediately. Other people attending the conference received miracle money right after prayer during the live service. Women had one leg shorter than the other, but after the prayer of the man of God, their legs became even. Blind eyes opened instantly after prayer. Several attendees of the conference were astonished by the miracles because they had never seen anything like that before.

The Global Volunteering Platform That Involves The 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...

Why and How the Global Diaspora Should Advocate for the Development of their Nations

Each country should have advocacy centers where they should be training and educating their diaspora in helping them carry their developmental agendas. Governmental agencies (e.g. consulates and embassies) should be highly involved in this kind of advocacy initiatives.

How to Connect with Fundraising Opportunities

DiasporaEngager provides a setting to interact and work with organizations or individuals who can give or receive funds for developmental causes. Donors and receivers will be more easily brought into contact with one another.

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...

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...

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 solve a problem. For instance, when the weather is getting bad, many animal species know how to migrate to avoid exposing themselves to environmental conditions that can threaten their existence.

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.

How to Engage the Global Diaspora in Consulting Opportunities with their Country of Origin...

Although in the case of countries affected by brain drain the need of native consultants is more appealing, it is very hard for people living in the diaspora to offer such a service to their home countries. At the same time, many organizations have consulting openings, but they don’t know how or who to contact to get those jobs done. Sometimes, because of a lack of the right fit, many consultations are done by less qualified people.
The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

Outstanding Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

African leaders who have brought about enormous and rare progress that would have been impossible without their leadership, including economic and political development of Africa and its Diaspora

Address by Sir Hilary Beckles, chair of the CARICOM Reparations Commission to the NAARC’s...

The social, economic and psychological wounds of slavery have been passed on down through the generations; open wounds that remain raw and continue to fester. Between the 16th and 19th centuries some 15 million captured Africans were shipped to the Caribbean, Latin America and North America on 36,000 slaving voyages. Millions more perished on the long and tortuous boat trips from Africa to the Americas.

Inspiring Change

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Inspiring Change Headwaters Relief volunteers had the opportunity to travel...

Major 1 Appoints Apostle Felixosis the National Pastor of ECG Zimbabwe and Sends Him...

After successfully growing ECG Church in Bulawayo from a few members to more than 4,000 congregants in less than a year, Apostle Felixosis has been reappointed as the National Pastor of ECG Church in Zimbabwe and commissioned to launch a new ECG branch in Harare.

New Burundian opposition party faces intimidation ahead of 2020 elections · Global Voices

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Source of original article: Liam Anderson / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Burundi's National Liberation Forces, or FNL, opposition party sign, 2010. Taken...

An App to Fight Corruption

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

R is for Refugee – Capilano Courier

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Just how helpful is a television show in dealing with trauma?  Manjot Kaur // Contributor With the ongoing war in Syria,...

"With Trump in Office, Newspapers Increasingly Quoted Anti-Immigrant Groups Without Explaining Who They Were"

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News ( www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The InterceptRelated Grantees: Define American, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Comparative Media Studies, Center for Civic Media Source of...

Regard for One Another: A Conversation Between Rizvana Bradley and Saidiya Hartman

Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). OCTOBER 8, 2019 SAIDIYA HARTMAN’S Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Social Upheaval is an elegant study in the arts of...

A faster arraignment process for those accused of crimes in Baton Rouge goes live...

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