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14. Maximizing the economic contribution of remittances and diaspora to sustainable development

Description

This workstream seeks to maximize the economic contribution of remittances and diasporas to sustainable development including through strengthened partnerships in the remittances market and with governments and stakeholders to leverage diasporas development potential.

Activities

 

i.Develop a limited set of indicators to review progress related to GCM implementation of objectives 19 and 20, to be proposed to the dedicated working group.

Timeline: 2022 - 2024

 

  • Yet to start
  • In progress

 

ii.Strengthen the dialogue and collaboration with the private sector engaged in the remittance market both at global and national levels.

Timeline: 2022 - 2024

 

  • Yet to start
  • In progress

 

iii. Promote and support the upcoming Global Forum on Remittances, Investment and Development (GFRID) summit in June 2023, as indicated in GCM objective 20/b.

Timeline: 2022 - 2024

 

  • Yet to start
  • In progress

 

iv. Support the advocacy strategy for the International Day of Family Remittances (IFDR) campaign 2023, as indicated in GCM objective 20/b.

Timeline: 2022 - 2024

 

  • Yet to start
  • In progress

 

v. Develop guidelines to support Member States and other stakeholders in leveraging the economic contribution of diasporas to sustainable development in countries of origin – based on multi-stakeholder dialogue and assessment of existing diaspora-engagement initiatives and policies.

Timeline: 2022 - 2024

 

  • Yet to start
  • In progress

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