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Why I Run

With one step, Lisa Shannon ignited a global movement to end violence in the Congo. Read More »

"I discovered I could use my own body to fight for women whose bodies have become emblems of war."

Lisa Shannon

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Taking time to heal and deal with grief

I wanted to write a little more about myself, as completing the assignment today for the VOF programme brought up some issues for me. … Read More»

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Congo Women

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Showing Up - Lisa Shannon on conflict minerals, Congolese women, and activism

I had a conversation the other day with Lisa Shannon, independent business owner turned activist for the cause of war-effected Congolese women. She was in Washington, D.C. … Read More»

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Need: PC laptop computer - tax deductible donation

As some of you may know, I've been working for the past few months to raise awareness and funds for a nonprofit organization in the Democratic Republic of Congo called … Read More»

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Opportunity

I recently had the opportunity to interview activist Lisa Shannon about her organization, Run for Congo Women, and her newly released book, A Thousand Sisters. … Read More»

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Commit to Purchase Conflict-Free Cell Phones, Laptops and Other Electronics

How You Can Help › Commit to Purchase Conflict-Free Cell Phones, Laptops and Other Electronics … Read More»

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Need: Seeking Suggestions for Fiscal Sponsorship for Action Kivu

Along with Catherine Haight, I'm the co-director of an organization called Action Kivu, created and run by Amani Mataboro Tom in Congo. … Read More»

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Join me on the Bridge campaign to honor International Women's Day

JOIN ME ON THE BRIDGE Overview: … Read More»

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