MSAI-for-CDR model Migrant Savings and Alternative Investment for Community Development ReintegrationPrint
The model allows migrants to prepare for the future in the form of social entrepreneurship. To assure that the migrant can reintegrate in his/her home community when wishing to return home, MSAI-for-CDR empowers migrant communities to creates sustainable livelihood opportunities in their hometowns, by mobilising the resources and capacities of migrant workers and channelling them toward community development.
Combines the mobilization of remittances for development, with harnessing the entrepreneurial potential of migrants to act as savers and investors. The Executive Director May-An Villalba argues “A business can build a house, but a house cannot build a business".
6 step programme:
• Local and international information campaigns
|Organisation type||Migrant Organisation|
Partnering for financial resources
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