Event: Looking Forward, Taking Action | 6 May 2017

Join us for discussion, insights and findings based on Shabaka’s newly released report “Diaspora, Development and Humanitarian Response: Motivations, Opportunities and Challenges for Children of Migrants”.  We will be presenting the report findings on the modes and motivations for engagement in development and humanitarian response …

New Report: Diaspora, Development and Humanitarian Response

Diaspora, Development and Humanitarian Response: Motivations, Opportunities and Challenges for Children of Migrants March 2017 By Bashair Ahmed and Samah Ahmed Download full report here Diasporas are growing communities globally and are becoming significant players in development and humanitarian response, whether in their new homes …

Radio Interview- US proposes Foreign Aid cuts by almost 30 percent

Newsday programme, BBC World Service| 17 Mar 2017
Radio interview with Bashair Ahmed, Executive Director of Shabaka Social Enterprise, discussing the impact of proposed cuts by the US Administration of its international affairs budget by almost 30 percent, the impact of the travel ban on citizens from 6 majority Muslim countries and President Trump’s relations with the Africa.