Tag - Diaspora

The role of the private sector and the diaspora in achieving the 2030 SDGs

Monday 5th February 2018 (18:00-20:30) UNICEF UK, London, United Kingdom Allam Ahmed, WASD Target audience: Private sector, business, SMEs, academics, researchers, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other stakeholders and all those who are interested in UNICEF’s priorities/mandate (children, child survival i.e. health, nutrition, water, sanitation, hygiene, as well as education and child protection) Focus: Global, Public-Private-Partnership, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) During the event, the UN JIU Inspector Dr. Petru Dumitriu, coordinator of the project entitled "United Nations -private sector partnership...

The future of Sudan after lifting the US sanctions

REGISTRATION & DIRECTION Saturday 28th October 2017 (14:00-17:00) University Square Stratford – London, United Kingdom PANEL Allam Ahmed, WASD Dr. Safwan Yousif, Principal Consultant Power & Energy, Jacobs Consultancy, UK Dr. Sara Taha, Specialty Registrar in Neurosurgery, National Health Services, UK Ammar Hamoda, Freelance ICT Professional, UK Wail Omer Abdin, Lawyer and Founded, Sudanese Commercial Law Office, UK Muna Ahmed Eltayeb, Education and Child Development, UK Dr. Mohamed ElNair, Associate Professor of Accounting, Almughtaribeen University and Sudan University of Science & Technology, Sudan This debate will follow the previous debate entitled...

SUDAN AT A CROSSROADS: Towards a Vision for the Future & Youth Empowerment

Saturday 14th January 2017 from 13:45 to 16:20 (BST) VENUE & DIRECTION 13:30-13:45    Arrival 13:45-15:15     Session One 15:15-15:30     Break 15:30-16:20    Session Two Target audience Academic, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Sudan Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) The Sudanese diasporic community is relatively large and has a significant impact on Sudan development on account of the size and volume of financial remittances. However diasporic contribution is largely neglected within national sustainable development policy and...