LONDON SOMALI DIASPORA DROUGHT RESPONSE MAPPING AND DISCUSSION EVENT
More information about the upcoming event here DEMAC London Drought exhange session"
This report provides findings on the Somali diaspora response to the regional drought/crisis that affected Somaliland and Puntland in early 2016. The report includes a broad mapping exercise and discussion of responses from the European diaspora, as well as an overview and some more detailed case studies of actual responses in Somaliland and Puntland.
The DEMAC Phase I - Final report and Checklist: Engaging diasporas for emergency action and coordination’ and the DEMAC Film is now ready and please see the link below to read (and watch) more about the results of the first phase of DEMAC and also to get your copy of the checklist which is a practical tool for diaspora organisations and actors in the formal humanitarian system designed to improve operational and strategic communication and coordination.
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Diaspora organisations have come together to draft a Joint Commitments Statement for the World Humanitarian Summit. These Commitments outline how the Diaspora will interact with the humanitarian sector going forward. Commitments