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More than 250 professionals attended the 2nd annual conference on Haitian Diaspora Engagement and Innovation held at Columbia University on November 1-2, 2013, and came up with possible solutions for the development of Haiti.

The two-day conference themed, “3Ms: Models, Methods, and Mechanisms for Diaspora Engagement in Haiti: Leveraging knowledge, skills and resources for Mutual Economic Development,” focused on addressing the challenges that have stalled Haiti’s economic progress and creating a framework for Diaspora engagement, both globally and within Haiti.