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Are diaspora in (whatever place) reached or unreached?

Dear Justin, I work with the diaspora in (x place), an unreached group… Whether a specific diaspora group is ‘reached’ or ‘unreached’ is an interesting question that encapsulates some of the challenges with the definition, and measuring it. Remember, when … Continue reading

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Global Cities: Present and Future 2014 Report

Global Cities, Present and Future 2014 Global Cities index and emerging cities outlook A. T. Kearney, downloadable PDF, iPad, Kindle. Important report. But the PDF is only a downloadable summary; it does not include the individual indicators per city. Top … Continue reading

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Diaspora Scale

Diaspora Scale: +0 little migration or tourism, expats often “strange” and “unusual” +1 Some local tourism, resorts, vacations, occasional foreign tourism +2 Much foreign tourism, semi-permanent internal migrants seeking work +3 Major border-country/regional traffic hub, diasporas often seen +4 International … Continue reading

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Reaching the Diaspora: how mission to the nations among us fits the big picture

The nations are coming to us. Some are coming to escape oppression at home, some for work, some to study, some to take advantage of opportunity, some to move their money. In this incredible wave of migration, individuals from some … Continue reading

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