Scottish connections (diaspora) work: literature review

Reports on findings from a literature review looking at international examples of engagement activities, initiatives and strategies in relation to various diasporic communities.



Connecting with Emigrants (OECD)

Global Profile of Diasporas 2015 (OECD)

Migration Data Portal

ONS/Centre for International Migration

Oxford Diasporas programme


Causeway Ireland Scotland Business Exchange


China Britain Business Council


Ministerial Trade Board Minutes 2019

National Library of Scotland

Schedule 5, Scotland Act 1998

Scotland a Trading Nation

Scotland is Now

Scotland's People

Scottish Budget 2021-22

Scottish Business Network /

Scottish Chambers of Commerce

Scottish Chambers of Commerce Global Network

Scottish Development International

Scottish Government’s external network of offices

Scotland's International Offices strategic objectives

SG International Framework

Trade Envoy Network

Universities Scotland Internationally Scottish

Universities Scotland submission to SG on Intl. Framework

Universities, Colleges, Alumni



Australia CEDA report on the diaspora (2003)

Australia's nation brand

Australians promoting Australia

DFAT budget 2021-22

DFAT Public Diplomacy (2011) t

Foreign Policy White Paper (2017)

Global Alumni Strategy

Soft Power review closure

They still call Australia Home: Senate Committee report (2005)

Belgium (Flanders)

Belgian MFA

Flamingin in de Wereld

Flanders Investment and Trade

Flanders is international

Government of Flanders

Canada (Federal)

Canada no. 1 brand

Canada's global engagement diagnostic

Canada's global engagement: 10 strategic choices

Canadian Expat Association

Gap - leaders gathering report

Global Canada Initiative

Global Engagement Gap Report

Immigration Canada - Quebec out-migration

New Government Mandate Letters (GAC)

Open Canada - Global Engagement Gap 2015

Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada: 2020 migratioin estimates

Canada (Québec)

Quebec's international engagement (academic)

International offices

La Diplomatie Urbaine au Service de la Collectivité Montréalaise et du Monde (2017)

Ministry of International Relations et la Francophonie

Ministry of the Economy and Innovation

Montreal International Office

Quebec Budget Plan 2020-21

Quebec International

Quebec International mission

Quebec's international policy


All-China Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese

China as a brand


International Department, Central Committee of the CPC /

MFA, China

Ministry of Education, China

United Front Work Department


Copenhagen Capacity

Copenhagen Goodwill Ambassadors

Danes Abroad Business Group

Danes Worldwide


Danish Diaspora an Untapped Resource (2017)

Danish Seamen's Church and Church Abroad

Denmark Canon

Diaspora A resource for Denmark

MFA Denmark

Official website of Denmark

State of Green


Agence pour l'enseignement français à l'étranger (AEFE)

Alliance Solidaire des Français de l'Etranger (ASFE)

Assembly of French Citizens Abroad

Campus France

Diaspora Policies, Consular Services and Social Protection for French Citizens Abroad

Finance Bill 2021

France Alumni

MFA priorities /


Culture Ireland

Emigrant Support Programme

Enterprise Ireland

Global Ireland: Ireland's Diaspora Strategy 2025

Global Ireland: Ireland's Global Footprint to 2025

Global Irish Network

IDA Ireland

Irish Reaching Out

Tourism Ireland


Association of Nikkei and Japanese Abroad

Japan Foundation

Japan International Cooperation Agency

Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)

MOFA: Blue Book

MOFA: Policy on emigration

New Improved Keiretsu (Toyota)

Nippon Foundation

New Zealand

KEA New Zealand

MBIE KEA evaluation 2009

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

New Minister briefing 2020

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

The New Zealand Story

Treasury Report 2004



Americans Abroad

Democrats Abroad

Republicans Overseas

US State Department, IdEA




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