"A light for Congo's democracy went dark."

"A light for Congo's democracy went dark."

Earlier this month, Etienne Tshisekedi, a long-time opposition leader and force for political openness in the Democratic Republic of Congo, died. Our allies at Friends of the Congo mourn his death, and they remain committed to continuing his legacy by fighting for peace and democracy in the DRC.

Read more about Tshisekedi here.

Get involved with Friends of the Congo here.

See how we support the organization here.

Date posted: 2-13-17