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Young Leader Projects: Esther

“The future of the DRC is in our hands.” This simple, yet powerful quote comes from CLI young leader Esther. Esther, a student passionate about making a difference in the Congo, was chosen to take part in CLI’s Leadership Accelerator … 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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Meet a Leader!

CLI’s young leaders are extraordinary individuals with incredibly bright futures. We’d like to introduce you to some of them! First, meet Rachelle Tshituka. Rachelle is a senior studying business at Lycee Masina (Masina High School) and was one of CLI’s … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking and Leadership

Some of the most gratifying moments of CLI’s leadership training occur when it is possible to see the “lightbulb” go off for students. One way this happens is when the students are asked to come up with creative, new solutions … Continue reading

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