The Netherlands: Home to the Second-Largest Indian Diaspora in Europe January 21, 2022 | , Author: Kavita Bajeli-Datt, Independent Journalist

The Netherlands: Home to the Second-Largest Indian Diaspora in Europe

With a population of 17.5 million, the Netherlands is home to about a quarter-million people of Indian origin, the largest Indian diaspora community in Europe after the United Kingdom. This includes approximately 200,000 Indo-Surinamese. The Indian community, the fastest-growing group… Read more
Supporting India’s Vulnerable Children With Miracle Foundation January 21, 2022 | Author: Caroline Boudreaux, Founder of Miracle Foundation

Supporting India’s Vulnerable Children With Miracle Foundation

Her name was Shibani Das and she was not quite 2 years old. Her hair had all been shaved off because of lice, and she weighed almost nothing, just skin, bones, and beautiful eyes.  I was in India for the… Read more
Diaspora: The feeling of being neither here nor there, solved! January 8, 2022 | Author: Nupur Dave, author and NRI consultant

Diaspora: The feeling of being neither here nor there, solved!

Is the Indian diaspora really confused about their identity? We often used ABCD (American born confused desi) for an Indian who grew up in America—and I challenge that. I really don’t think they are confused. The really confused person is… Read more
Global Connect Delegation to the United Arab Emirates

Global Connect Delegation to the United Arab Emirates

  Indiaspora was excited to take a private delegation to Dubai and Abu Dhabi as part of our Global Connect program to convene with leaders of the diaspora residing in the UAE from December 13th until the 18th. The delegation gave participants the opportunity to connect and collaborate with leaders on the themes of entrepreneurship, innovation, and philanthropy. As a…
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Diwali Celebration Honoring Indian Americans in Public Service

Diwali Celebration Honoring Indian Americans in Public Service

This Diwali season, we recognized the trailblazing contributions of public servants who have dedicated themselves to government service and the greater good. In the spirit of the holiday, we hosted a Diwali Celebration Honoring Indian Americans in Public Service in Washington, DC, on October 26th from 5 pm on Capitol Hill in Rayburn House Office Building, Reception Rooms 2043 - 2045. Host: Indiaspora,…
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DiasporaNEXT Author’s Roundtable

DiasporaNEXT Author’s Roundtable

  Indiaspora hosted a DiasporaNEXT Authors Roundtable featuring authors and playwrights to showcase stories written about and rooted in the Diaspora community. Incredible and talented women shared about their works and their impetus for writing, and offered inspiration and advice for aspiring writers. This event was a kickoff event for Indiaspora's new DiasporaNEXT initiative. One of Indiaspora’s primary goals is…
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