Africans on the Move: Migration, Diaspora and Development by Fassil Demissie

By Fassil Demissie

The twentieth century witnessed the large-scale displacement and dispersal of populations the world over due to significant political upheavals, between them the 2 eu wars, decolonization and the chilly battle. those significant occasions have been via globalization which sped up loose exchange and the mobility of capital, new applied sciences of verbal exchange, and the circulation of individuals, commodities, rules, and cultures internationally. This booklet explores the complexity of African migration and diaspora, the discourse of ‘diaspora engagement’ and new versions of citizenship and transnationalism within the context of those issues.


This booklet was once initially released as a distinct factor of African and Black Diaspora: a global Journal.

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Africans on the Move: Migration, Diaspora and Development Nexus

The 20 th century witnessed the large-scale displacement and dispersal of populations the world over as a result of significant political upheavals, between them the 2 eu wars, decolonization and the chilly battle. those significant occasions have been by means of globalization which sped up unfastened exchange and the mobility of capital, new applied sciences of conversation, and the move of individuals, commodities, principles, and cultures the world over.

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