Global Projects of a Global Irish: Articulating Peace and Reconciliation Platforms in the World. Washington, D.C, March 4, 2010.
Diaspora Engagement with Fragile States: Lessons and Prospects. Washington, D.C, November 9, 2009.
Leveraging Diasporas to Scale Up Social Entrepreneurship in Human Development: the Experience of Coptic Orphans. Washington, D.C, September 15, 2009.
Accessing Global Knowledge Workshop. New Delhi, India, March 17, 2008.
The Global Role Model - Yevgeny Kuznetsov discussed in the interview why GlobalScot is so relevant for middle-income developing economies. August 2007.
How to Leverage Talent Abroad to Benefit Home Countries? Experience and Results Agenda of Diaspora and Venture Capital Networks. A one-day workshop on Diaspora Networks. Washington, D.C, June 13, 2007.
Leveraging Talent Abroad for Home Country Development: Lessons from Asia and Europe for Pilot Diaspora Networks in Latin America. A brown bag lunch seminar for the recent book “Diaspora Networks and the International Migration of Skills - How Countries Can Draw on Their Talent Abroad", and review experiences of recent pilot initiatives to leverage technical talent from Latin American economies to promote innovation at home. February 8, 2007.
A meeting of ChileGlobal Diaspora network was held in New York from June 22 to 24, 2006. See the materials (PDF, 3.59Mb) of the meeting, in Spanish. A meeting of Mexico' network of Talent was held in Mexico City on June 20 and 21, 2006. See the report (PDF, 29Kb) on the meeting and the current status of the initiative.
Promoting Innovation Networks for High-Productivity Employment. Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 14-15, 2006. The seminar brought together participants from Argentina, Chile, Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Russia, Israel, USA and UKto share best practice in promoting innovation networks and clusters, including experience on venture capital industry. Particular attention was devoted to Diaspora networks as a tool to open up and reform national innovation systems. (Spanish)
Diaspora Networks and the International Migration of Skills: How Countries Can Draw on Their Talent Abroad. WBI Development Studies, Edited by Yevgeny Kuznetsov, K4D Program. June 2006.
World Bank report on International Migration, Remittances, and the Brain Drain.
On requests of the governments, K4D Program has provided advisory services to develop relevant pilot initiatives in Chile, Mexico and Argentina. This section summarizes developments in this field of work.
This issue of Bridges, a quarterly on-line magazine on science and technology policy in Europe and North America, published an article on the "Globalization of Science & Technology and the Role of Diaspora Networks." Jutta Kern, the deputy director of the Office of Science & Technology at the Embassy of Austria in Washington, D.C., demonstrates how the promise of scientific and technological progress is increasingly coming to bear on matters of international development aid and how the concept of the knowledge-based economy might eventually replace the more traditional axioms of international development. The article also provides links to a number of relevant publications and websites.