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A well-known form of cross-border philanthropy, remittances, was traditionally done to help modernize migrants’ home-countries in economic and social ways. These acts of giving were, one: faith-based, two: international, and three: done from a secular social context towards an (Islamic) faith-based society. However, over the last two decades, we ha...
Cross-border diasporic philanthropy has been studied over the last couple of decades. Several studies have demonstrated the impact of diaspora groups in Europe supporting their family and community members in their home country through the act of remittances. As diaspora groups often exist in countries with a post-colonial history, countries who do...
Sahara Schrift 2020