The representatives of the African Diaspora development organisations (ADDO’s) took part in the Climate Change Conference in Paris on December 2015. The aim was to increase policy and public awareness both in Europe and in Africa about the negative impact of climate change in Africa. Please see the declaration for more information.
ADPC is delighted to announce the upcoming Consultation Meeting on “Good Practices for Diaspora Engagement in Homeland Development” being held in Addis Ababa between 6-7 June 2016 as a joint initiative with IGAD. For more information please see the background document and agenda.
A good number of diaspora representatives attended the Post-Valletta consultation meeting organized by the African Union Commission in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The meeting was held in Nairobi from 14 to 15 December 2015. Please see the article for more information.
ADPC is pleased to announce the successful completion of the third Advocacy and Lobbying training workshop that took place from the 4-8 April 2016 in The Hague.
ADPC, in cooperation with UNECA, GIZ and ADEPT, organised a South-South exchange conference between key policymakers from several African Diaspora Ministries in Addis Ababa on 23-24 November.
ADPC held an Advocacy & Lobbying Training Workshop during 19 - 23 October aimed at supporting diaspora development practitioners to design and implement lobby and advocacy strategies.