About the Diaspora Relations Unit
The Diaspora Relations Unit was established on 1 April, 2021 under the Ministry of Tourism & Diaspora Relations. The Unit is responsible for the development of an effective relationship with the diaspora which will offer a platform from which to showcase Belize’s excellence and generate much needed exchange of ideas and resources. The Unit is also responsible to Connect, Facilitate, Recognize and Support the diaspora in shaping our development and our identity. No matter where you are in the world, we are ready to welcome you “Home”.
To raise Belize’s profile on the international stage; grow the economy by increasing exports and attracting inward investment; promote trade; provide information and support to Belizeans abroad; encourage expertise exchange; and identify opportunities for philanthropy.