Strengthening Policymaking Capacity in the Emerging Diaspora Ministries in Africa (2012 – 2015)


Participants and ADPC staff posing at the Africa Hall mosaique in Addis Ababa during the 2014 SEDIMA training workshop

The objective of this programme is to improve the skills of diaspora-oriented policymakers in terms of designing effective policy instruments to facilitate the integration of diaspora-driven development into the overall national development agenda in their respective countries. Three complementary activities are part of this programme: capacity building training, direct technical assistance, and the provision of online courses. Read more

Publications, more information about the programme

  1.  SEDIMA Background paper
  2. ADPC Training Brochure ( capacity building programme 2014) – click here
  3. For a list of all SEDIMA publications: click here


ADPC also organised other Capacity Building Workshops in years prior to the SEDIMA project

a. Second Workshop report Capacity Building Training Accra April 2011
b. Workshop report Capacity Building Training Accra November 2010

NEW: E-learning programme on Migration and Development (4-29 May 2015)

ADPC offers African policymakers an online course on migration and development: how to increase remittances, investment and brain gain. For more information click here.

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