Participation of Diasporas in Peacebuilding and Development: Opportunities for synergy?

by Cindy Horst (Senior Researcher, Migration and Transnationalism, PRIO)

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Time: Thursday, 18 November 2010 09:00-11:30
Place: PRIO, Hausmannsgate 7, Oslo

In this seminar, Cindy Horst will present a Handbook for interaction with diasporas in peacebuilding, written for practitioners.

 This Handbook is one of the main deliverables for the Diasporas for Peace: Case studies from the Horn of Africa (DIASPEACE) project. It focuses on both strengths and challenges of aiming for synergies, as well as describing a number of the ways in which European actors have tried to work together with diasporas.


Comments by Hans Jacob Frydenlund (MFA), followed by a panel debate with questions and comments from the audience.


Breakfast will be served.