Tag Archives: empowering youth

A Year in Review, CLI Edition

This is a guest post from Deputy Director, Emily Ballard A little over a year ago if someone had mentioned the Democratic Republic of the Congo to me, it stirred up very little information in my mind. I knew about … Continue reading

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CLI Leader Stories: Esther

“Okanisi yonde okobongisa mboka oyo?” Translation: “You think it is you who will change this country?” Not everyone in her neighborhood believes it yet, but in Esther’s case, the answer is yes! Before even beginning CLI’s Leadership Accelerator last month, … Continue reading

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CLI Leader Stories: Andy

“CLI has helped me discover what it means to be a leader. Before, I had no examples I could look to.” Andy Kalubi is a member of CLI’s most recent class of young leaders, but it is clear that the … Continue reading

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CLI Leader Stories: Rachel

“I am no longer the same as before the training. I banished fear, lack of control of choice, and I knew it was possible to create change when before all I saw was the negative.” These words come from one … Continue reading

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