A country can use its diaspora, or the group of people who have emigrated from the country and settled in other parts of the world, to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) by leveraging their connections, resources, and knowledge. Diaspora mapping tools like NamSor Origin can help to better target diasporas for investment promotion and growing remittances by providing detailed information on the demographics and characteristics of a country’s diaspora population.
Happy to see a NamSor use case included in the IOM’s report ‘Migration in the 2030 agenda‘. Diaspora engagement to
Behavioural finance: can you play a foreign investor’s biases towards your goals? Diasporas have a positive impact on trade and foreign investment, but it is critical to engage them in a targeted manner and make sure any “behavioural biases” will work in the favour of investing in YOUR country.
We’re at Paris Airshow ‘Le Bourget’ and many investment promotion agencies are there too, looking at attracting FDI. Global networks can help.
VivaTech : more international, Viva Technologies closes the gender gap but remains imbalanced when it comes to international gaps (North vs. Central & South America, Europe, Asia or Africa)
This week, NamSor API reached a symbolic landmark. We’ve processed over 1bn names, since the API was launched. It’s a
NamSor is unique in its capability to map Diasporas, expatriate networks. We help provide an answer to the perennial question
Picture credits: UNCTAD. The UNCTAD World Investment Forum is taking place in Nairobi, Kenya – gathering about 6000 trade and
Today 23rd of June is #GlobalDiasporaDay. Happy #GlobalDiasporaDay! Check out some international articles & media that are celebrating & discussing
The Association of European Businesses (AEB) gathers the largest European foreign investors in Russia and celebrates its 20 years of