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HELPING TO END
POVERTY AND WAR
THROUGHOUT THE WORLD
THROUGH TRANSFORMING LEADERSHIP
countries thoughout the world are rich in their heritage,
their resources, their people and their
The one thing
they lack is the kind of leadership that will end poverty,
wars and corruption in their countries.
of Advanced Leadership (International) is actively working
to address this need.
one of the few Institute's who's primary focus is to
change the perceptions, attitudes, skills, and approach
of the leaders in developing countries - so that they
create the greatest positive change possible in
late 1999, the Institute has trained many thousands of
Government, Charity and Corporate leaders from Uganda,
Rwanda, the D.R.C. and other countries.
our mediation and conflict resolution skills and
approaches, our then Deputy Chairman, Ahmed Doka,
negotiated a peace deal between the Ugandan Government
and the United Nile Rescue Front II (UNRF-II)
rebels, resulting in 2600 rebels ceasing fighting,
turning in thousands of weapons, and returning 135 child
soldiers they had kidnapped.
Insitute's training programs in the Democratic Republic
of Congo (DRC) were one of the elements that helped to
end a war that had cost over 3 million lives, and left 15
By training the entire rebel government that controlled
Eastern Congo (DRC), in the skills, approach and
attitudes necessary to achieve peace with their
opposition, the Institute helped change the the rebel's
attitudes to see that it would be benefical to them to
end the war.
(The rebels also asked
the Institute to train the Kinshasa Government, as they
saw that the training helped both sides to work
Prior to the main training, the assessment was that 50%
of the RCD rebels said they wanted to end the war, but
that only 25% meant it. After the training, the
assessment was that close to 100% said they wanted to end
the war,... and
50% meant it.
The Institute also provided one-on-one leadership
development, conflict resolution and mediation training
to Azarias Ruberwa. After signing the historic peace deal
to create a government of national unity, Mr Ruberwa was
installed as a Vice President, and dozens of the people
trained by the Institute were made ministers, governors,
M.P.'s, heads of department, or given other senior posts
in the new government.
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