This discussion, surrounding the release of the Migration Policy Institute’s latest book -- Diasporas: New Partners in Global Development Policy – focused on the role diasporas play in development efforts in their countries of origin. The discussion was moderated by the book’s editor, Kathleen Newland(18:43), who directs MPI’s program on Migrants, Migration, and Development; and speakers included Karen D. Turner (06:52), Director of the Office of Development Partners at the US Agency for International Development; and Thomás Debass (34:44), Regional Director, Global Partnership Initiative, Office of the US Secretary of State. The book was the culmination of a partnership with USAID. For more information visit my.migrationpolicy.org/p/salsa/web/common/public/content?content_item_KEY=4432

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