Support to diaspora business entrepreneurs to engage in the Somali Regional State of Ethiopia


The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is hereby calling on potential diaspora business partners who are interested in starting up business activities in the Somali Regional State of Ethiopia.

Intensive training and counselling

The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is happy to offer a comprehensive package of intensive and contextualized training and individual counselling towards 30 diaspora entrepreneurs who wish to start up a business in the Somali Regional State of Ethiopia. The long-term objective is, together with diaspora entrepreneurs, to create employment and job opportunities for refugees and host communities in the region.

Read more about the criteria, training and application process here in the diaspora entrepreneurship advert.

Deadline for application: 1st September 2020

Apply here

Please help us share

To reach out to potential participants (diaspora from Somali Region of Ethiopia) to such training we request the support from the general Somali diaspora community. Participants may come from US, UK, Scandinavian countries and other European countries.


Should you have any questions please contact anders.knudsen[at]