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Solome Lemma is Co-Founder and Executive Director of Africans in the Diaspora (AiD), a new organization that consolidates the financial, social, and intellectual capital of Africans on the continent and in the Diaspora to advance social and economic change in Africa. Previously, Solome oversaw the Africa portfolio at The Global Fund for Children, managing a large portfolio that included work with over 100 grassroots organizations in 25 countries. Solome is also Co-Founder of HornLight, an online platform that promotes diverse, nuanced, and dignified narratives on the Horn of Africa.

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How Africans in the Diaspora are reshaping aid

Representations and discussions of Africa often focus on its socio-economic and political challenges, and paint a single narrative around those. However, Africans are working tirelessly to bring about change - creating, innovating, and building a better future. We are proud to feature a post from Solome Lemma, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Africans in the Diaspora (AiD), who launch their...