Migration is considered one of the defining global issues of the early twenty-first century, as more and more people are on the move today than at any other point in human history. There are now about 192 million people living outside their place of birth, which is about three per cent of the world's population.
The MIDA programme has deployed more than 800 diaspora professionals, local professionals, and local interns to provide capacity-building and technical skills support to the Federal Government of Somalia and Federal Member States. Read their stories.
Mahad Ahmed Abdi
Still it feels more meaningful to work here.
The training I have been able to provide has saved many lives
My work has been crucial to pursue criminal justice.
I strongly felt this was my calling in life.