The Global Forum on Remittances and Development 2015 was organized by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the World Bank and the European Commission), and was held from 16 to 19 June, in conjunction with the Universal Exposition EXPO Milano 2015: Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life. Over 420 key stakeholders took part in the Forum discussions. Read more

Access this section to download videos and presentations held at the GFRD2015

The first GFRD Awards were given at the GFR2013, where three of the 50 IFAD co-funded projects saw their efforts officially recognized as being the most innovative and with a great potential for scaling up. For this GFRD, the Award has been extended to participants from all organizations working on remittances around the world. Read more…

More than 230 million people live outside the countries and communities they call home. Many of them leave their rural villages for cities and destinations abroad, seeking the opportunity that they do not find at home, and often at tremendous sacrifice…

Click here to download the Global Forum Remittances 2013 Report

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The Global Forum on Remittances and Development (GFRD) 2015, organized by the Financing Facility for Remittances (FFR) of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), will focus on the European transnational markets and the development impact in other regions of the world. 

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