Diaspora in Action Conference



Time: 26-27th Sep
Location: University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic 3010

Diaspora Action Australia’s Diaspora Learning Network is proud to announce the second, two-day international conference,Diasporas In Action: Working Together for Peace, Development and Humanitarian Response, to be held at the University of Melbourne on 26-27 September 2018.

Continuing the work laid out by the first Diasporas in Action conference in 2016 and the three seminars held this year, this new exciting event will bring together diaspora representatives, NGOs, academics, government and others, to explore how diasporas contribute to peace, reconciliation, development and humanitarian efforts in multiple contexts such as their countries of origin, sites of displacement and third countries.

The conference will provide a forum for speakers and participants to share insights, good practice and lessons learned in peace, reconciliation, humanitarian action and development goals.

Registrations for the conference are now open:


For more information please contact: conference@diasporaaction.org.au