consultative workshop was held on the 4th August, 2015 at Silver Springs Hotel.
The Kenya Diaspora Alliance with support from VSO Jitolee held a one day consultative workshop held on the 4th August, 2015 at Silver Springs Hotel.
It was a series of roundtable meetings, workshops and workshops planned to discuss and concretise the proposed Diaspora Engagement Strategy and Plan.
This workshop specifically focused on contributing to an improved and enhanced engagement strategy within the following five (5) thematic focus areas:-
Five (5) Thematic Focus Areas
Investment opportunities awareness creation (both at national and county levels), vehicles, and capacity building
Key Policy Areas
Key Policy areas to enhance Diaspora social economic political engagement, especially Diaspora voting and representation
KDA Capacity Building
Strengthening and enhancing KDA’s facilitative role through resource mobilisation and institutional capacity building.
Sharing key topical issues
Diaspora input potential to National sustainable and economic development of Kenya through knowledge and experience sharing on key topical issues (e.g. insecurity, corruption/governance and ukabila), philanthropy and volunteerism
Building and strengthening networking and partnerships between Diaspora, public and private sector in Kenya for purposes of job creation and empowerment of Diaspora, youth and women, and the development of sport and culture