Diaspora Interlink Africa focuses on diaspora research, training and engagement in Africa.

Vision: To become a hub for migration and diaspora research and engagement in Africa.

Mission: To leverage diaspora potential to achieve a win-win situation for the African diaspora and the African Continent


  • To be a resource hub in all migration and diaspora issues in Africa
  • Give direction to bodies that want to engage the diaspora AU, ECA, AEC, ECOWAS etc
  • Coordinate the formation of Migration Research Network in Africa
  • Become a focal point for collaborative research and sharing of ideas among researchers and scholars interested in all aspects of migration in Africa
  • Lead in the formation of a consortium of Migration institutions in Africa