Armenia hosted the inaugural Diaspora Dialogues from October 8-10, 2017. The inaugural Dialogues were organized by leadership development organization, Common Purpose in cooperation with UWC Dilijan and with the support of the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative. The Dialogues took place in Dilijan and Yerevan. The 60 participants of Diaspora Dialogues come from diverse backgrounds and experiences of multiple cultures and geographies. They represent education, business, philanthropy, innovation, civil society and humanitarian organizations.