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Opinion: Uganda to Harness Gains from the Diaspora, a Force for Economic Growth and Development

posted onJanuary 21, 2022
by Max Pat

By Isaac Kigozi

World over, the Diaspora has been a force that has driven growth and economic development of countries like Ethiopia, Nigeria, Israel and this is reason enough for all governments to develop policies that promote their interests.

The diasporas are best known for contributing to countries’ Growth Domestic Product (GDP) through remittances but their roles are not only limited to this function.