Migrants Can Help Finance Development in Their Home Countries

Migrants' countries of origin are conscious of this phenomenon and attempt to mobilize diaspora savings and fund transfers in support to development and productive investments through various means, including improving national strategies aimed at Diasporas, facilitating fund transfers, increasing investment and placement opportunities and supporting the study of workers' remittances.

A World Food Programme (WFP) staff member loads bags of split yellow peas into a truck in a WFP warehouse based in El Fasher, North Darfur, for delivery and distribution at camps for displaced persons (IDPs) in Shangil Tobaya, North Darfur.

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