This is just one example of the impact UCBC and its alumni are making across the region! Sharing the Land grew out of UCBC and the vision of alumni wanting to address land rights and management issues, often the cause of conflict in Congo. Now STL collaborates and trains others to do the same! Special thanks to Global Land Tool Network and UN-HABITAT for their ongoing support!
This was the chorus among all participants in the recently concluded four-day training of the trainer session championed by the Christian Bilingual University of Congo (UCBC)...
Thank you Kutoa Project for welcoming Noé Kasali, for your thoughts and prayers, and for your work in providing therapeutic services to youth who have experienced trauma.Thank you Noé for visiting our office here in Kenya! We were honored to hear about the work you do with Congo Initiative and Bethesda Counseling Center!
If you have a second, continue to pray for the outbreak of Ebola throughout the DRC. Pray for the families who have lost someone, for continued support to come in to help assist those affected, and for healing in the villages and areas it is affecting. ... See MoreSee Less
“At Congo Initiative and UCBC we are teaching our students to think for themselves, which is dangerous in my country, because it leads people to challenge the status quo!” - David Kasali (NEXT 500 event - Phoenix, AZ)
In honor of International Women’s Day, we celebrate Women’s Voices, a UCBC student-led group that leads conversations and action around women’s rights and gender equality. Their leadership is one reason women in student leadership roles has increased from 12% to 30% this past year and the percentage of new, female students enrolled increased from 37% to 44%! ... See MoreSee Less