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21 July 2011, Gateway House

Indian Diaspora

Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations, Mumbai, hosted a meeting on The Indian Diaspora: Converging Destinies. The role of the Indian Diaspora was amongst also on the agenda a few days before the event, at the India-US Strategic Dialogue held in Delhi from July 19 to 21.

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The panelists at the Gateway House meeting were Alwyn Didar Singh (Secretary, Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs), Robert O. Blake (United States Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs), Devesh Kapur (Director, Centre for the Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania) and Adil Zainulbhai (Managing Director, India, McKinsey & Company). They discussed the phenomenon of the growing return migration of the Indian Diaspora to India — at nearly 100,000 a year, the largest ever recorded in India’s history.

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Question Answer Session

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