Presentation: Why Encourage Diaspora Investment?

The Director of Shuraako spoke at a United Nations meeting on "Diaspora Contribution to Development: Family Remittances," where he emphasized ways to improve investment and leverage remittances from diaspora. Somali diaspora are keen to use innovative ways to invest in their regions of origin, and to support a growing Somali private sector. Shuraako's study of hundreds of Somalis and global Somali diaspora is overviewed in the presentation, which begins at 42:13.