• Fighting for Women in the Congo

    Glamour's Genevieve Roth traveled to eastern Congo to get the story of the women ECI founder Ben Affleck supports.

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  • Revitalizing Congo's Coffee Sector

    In 2011, Eastern Congo Initiative began a bold journey to revitalize the Congolese coffee sector, with thanks to our partners the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, USAID, and Starbucks.

    Learn more about the project here!
  • Educating the Future Leaders of Congo

    NBA star Bismack Biyombo writes that smart investments in education can help Congo's youth create a brighter future.

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  • "Mama Radio" On Air!

    ECI partner AFEM has launched a new radio station focused on women's rights.

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  • Senate Testimony

    Ben Affleck testifies before the Senate Committee on Appropriations' Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs alongside Bill Gates.

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    Making a Difference in Eastern Congo

    ECI partners with Congolese CBOs to increase agricultural productivity and improve the lives of small-holder farmers. Learn more about the successes of ECI partner Green House.

    Every donation to ECI helps the farmers, young leaders, survivors of sexual violence, and families in eastern Congo. Make a smart investment in humanity today.

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