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Lebanese Diaspora Will Be Able To Vote For All 128 MPs In The Upcoming Election – The961

| October 26, 2021

Lebanons Parliament voted during the parliamentary session on Tuesday against adding 6 additional MPs reserved for the diaspora only, The Lebanese diaspora will instead vote for all 128 MPs in their local district during the upcoming general elections, as they did in the last election cycle. According to Article 22 of the 2017 Electoral Law, Six seats for non-residents shall be added to the number of members of the Chamber of Deputies to become 134 members in the electoral cycle that will follow the first electoral cycle to take place in accordance with this law. Article 22 drew criticism from activists, arguing that it limits the voting power of Lebanese living abroad and is unfair because it doesnt take into consideration how many Lebanese are currently living outside

Much gratitude to the Caribbean for Boxhand, Susu and Partner: We now have humane systems of economic cooperation – Stabroek News

| October 26, 2021

By Caroline Shenaz Hossein Caroline Shenaz Hossein, Associate Professor of Global Development, University of Toronto Scarborough, Canada. On Wednesday October 27th at 4 p.m

The Jewish Agency needs a unifying leader at the helm – opinion – The Jerusalem Post

| October 26, 2021

The withdrawal of Elazar Stern from consideration for the leadership of the Jewish Agency has opened the position to many potential candidates. Some have already been interviewed by the committee of 10 Jewish Agency leaders tasked with making the final decision. Other names may still materialize as the process continues

Navigating Europe’s business landscape from the Hague – YourStory

| October 26, 2021

Since March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a number of travel restrictions and regulatory enforcements that have hindered business expansion across geographic borders. In that complex backdrop, The Hague Business Agency is helping entrepreneurs in India create a path for businesses in the European Union (EU) with its Digital Softlanding Program. We believe that even in COVID-19 times, we must support entrepreneurs to keep exploring new opportunities and markets, says Anesh Kisoen, International Business Advisor Tech, The Hague Business Agency, in his Masterclass session at TechSparks 2021, India's most influential startup-tech conference, organised by YourStory.

‘Sri Lanka will not bow down to the sword of Damocles’ Foreign minister lashes out at UN and Tamil Diaspora – Tamil Guardian

| October 26, 2021

Sri Lankas foreign minister lashed out at the United Nations and decried the double standards and threats that were coming Colombos way, in an interview published by the Daily Mirror this week. G L Peiris, who has twice previously held the top foreign ministry job under Mahinda Rajapaksa, denounced what he deemed coercion through resolutions and threats that Sri Lanka had reportedly received over its human rights record and lack of action on accountability for mass atrocities.

SF’s Museum of the African Diaspora Will Reopen Next Week With Updated Gallery Space, New Exhibits – SFist

| October 18, 2021

After being shuttered for over eighteen months, San Francisco's Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) one of the country's largest contemporary art museums that celebrate Black cultures is set to reopen Thursday, October 21, debuting a "refreshed" gallery space and a new lineup of exhibits.

AGO department marks 1st year with exhibition that explores Caribbean history – CBC.ca

| October 18, 2021

An Art Gallery of Ontario department that brings together art from Africa and the African diaspora is celebrating its first year and first full exhibition. The AGO's Department of Arts of Global Africa and the Diaspora, created last October, has organized the exhibition called "Fragments of Epic Memory,"with works by more than 30 artists ofCaribbean descent.

A Reality TV series ‘My African Love with Efia Odo’ the first of its kind in the African Diaspora – GhanaWeb

| October 18, 2021

Efia Odo, pictured with some of the male cast behind her The premiere of the latest Efia Odo series My African Love withEfia Odo will mark a Diaspora success in the fall of 2021 in the United States. This groundbreaking series is produced byKoby Maxwell, the multi-award-winning producer of Epic Nollywood-Hollywood film One Night in Vegas and CEO of KM Productions.

New humanities faculty members joined USC Dornsife during the COVID-19 pandemic > News > USC Dornsife – USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts…

| October 18, 2021

Professors bring expertise in diaspora literature, Buddhism, moral motivation and more. [3 min read] Scholars with expertise in a range of humanities disciplines joined the ranks of USC Dornsifes faculty during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown

SGPC Launches Drive To Counter Conversions To Christianity; What Explains The Silence Of Diaspora Sikhs On The Issue? – Swarajya

| October 18, 2021

Amid aggressive proselytisation campaigns run by the Christian missionaries, and videos circulating on social media showing mass conversions in Punjab, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) had been under criticism from within the Sikh community for not doing enough to protect the faith.


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