The International Organization for Migration (IOM) in The Netherlands and The Sierra Leone Central Union (SLCU) will work in tandem to organize the Sierra Leone Diaspora Information Meeting for Sierra Leonean professionals with Dutch residence that are interested in the Connecting Diaspora for Development Project (CD4D).
23 September2016 15.00 hrs - 19.00 hrs. World Trade Center, The Hague (19 floor) Prinses Beatrixlaan 582, 2595 BM The Hague
Guest speaker: HE. Hon. Ambassador Ibrahim Sorie, Sierra Leone Ambassador to The Kingdom of Belgium and The EU
The meeting is intended to:
• Enhance the provision of detailed sector information on capacity gaps in the Health, Agriculture and Education sectors in Sierra Leone.
• Provide information on opportunities for diaspora experts to contribute to the development of Sierra Leone through the CD4D project.
• Facilitate networking and partnerships between Sierra Leone professional diaspora and other stakeholders in the Netherlands
CD4D is a demand-driven project for addressing capacity-building needs in selected priority institutions in countries of origin. The project enables diaspora professionals to use their expertise, skills and network for the development of their country of origin. For Sierra Leone the focus is on capacity building of institutions in the Health, Education and Agriculture sector.
CD4D is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Development and International Trade.
Registration: Please fill out this form. Please indicate your name, email, telephone, education and professional experience