What we do
Diaspora Action Australia supports communities in Australia from countries affected by war and conflict to help them promote peace, development and human rights in their countries of origin.
We rely on donations to help us support diaspora communities with training, mentoring, network building and increasing their influence in Australia. Your support will have a meaningful impact and is fully tax deductible over $2.
Diaspora Learning Network
DLN is a group of organisations committed to advancing learning and multi-sector dialogue on the role and contribution of diasporas to peace, development, humanitarian action and human rights.
News and Blogs
3rd Diaspora Learning Network Workshop (19th May) Posted Jul 03, 2018 By Diaspora
Open for Business: Diaspora Market Shapers and Business Builders. Business as usual? Not when diaspora communities have a say. The third Diaspora Learning Network (DLN) seminar aimed at exploring the significance of diaspora businesses as well as the dynamics, challenges and risks they face in Australia. Instead of only focusing on remittances, which is often the case in similar studies, this seminar looked beyond this factor to trade, investment as well as skill and technology transfer – “brain circulation” rather than brain drain is the key word.
A report from the second Diaspora Learning Network seminar held in April. Posted May 29, 2018 By Diaspora
In times of crises Diaspora engagement takes on a multitude of forms and one of them is crisis response, where the communities play an
Welcome to our new Executive Director – Denise Goldfinch Posted May 27, 2018 By Diaspora
Diaspora Action Australia (DAA) warmly welcomes Denise Goldfinch to the role of Executive Director. “We’re thrilled to have Denise join our organisation. She brings an incredible
Time: 26-27th Sep
Location: University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic 3010