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Alumni Study: Africans Abroad Still Committed to the Homeland

October 31, 2016

The African Alumni Project, led by ISSI Senior Researcher Robin Marsh, was featured in this California Magazine article. While about half the alumni returned to Africa, even the half who stayed in the Diaspora maintained deep connections to Africa: “And it wasn’t just a matter of sending money back home. One-quarter of them had jobs that centered on African issues, even though they were working abroad, often in executive positions.”


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