Category Archives: Other Nonprofits

Celebrating Young Leaders’ Accomplishments

I haven’t traveled to very many places other than Congo, so I’m not sure if this is the case anywhere else, but my trips for CLI always have a strange way of allowing me to look at life in the United States … Continue reading

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Goma, Kelvin Doe, and the Aid Paradox

As Americans celebrated Thanksgiving this past week, Congo’s presence in our newspapers moved towards the front pages to an extent not seen since last year’s elections. Rebels from a group known as “M23” have taken Goma, a major city in … Continue reading

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Exciting News: We have partnered with IED Congo!

We at the Congo Leadership Initiative are very excited to announce that we have partnered with IED Congo, and will now have the Baraka Leadership Institute in addition to our Kinshasa Leadership Institute. IED is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that … Continue reading

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KONY 2012: Our take on a complex situation

If you’re reading this blog, it’s likely that you’ve heard a great deal about Kony 2012, the well- executed video campaign by Invisible Children. If you’re a regular reader, you’re probably one of those people who’s being asked “What do … Continue reading

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Congo Week: the Final Day!

Congo Week comes to an end today, but your advocacy for the Congolese does not have to! There are ways to stay involved and make a difference throughout the year. Here’s some ideas from our colleagues at Friends of the … Continue reading

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Congo Week: Spotlight on Kambale Musavuli

Believe it or not, Congo Week isn’t over yet – and there’s still time to be involved! Check out previous posts on congoleaders.org for more details. We wanted to take a moment to spotlight Kambale Musavuli, one of our board … Continue reading

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Congo Week Continues!

As Congo Week continues, there’s something you can do (literally) around the world! In fact, check out this useful link with information on events wherever you might be. Some examples include a film screening at the American University of Kinshasa, … Continue reading

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Congo Week – how can I help?

Today is day 1 of Congo Week around the world! As you have seen here, Congo Week is an incredibly opportunity to raise awareness about the situation in the Congo. Last year’s events were spectacular and there are so many … Continue reading

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Congo in Harlem

We have big news: CLI’s Founder and CEO Nathaniel Houghton has been asked to be a part of Congo in Harlem as a panelist! CLI is extremely excited to be a part of this incredible event and totally honored to participate. … Continue reading

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Big thanks to Google for Nonprofits!

CLI is just getting up and running with the tools available, but Google is doing some amazing things to make business easier for nonprofits all over the world.  Check out Google for Nonprofits to learn more about the tools available to … Continue reading

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