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  • International Day of the Girl Child: Reflections by Members of MCLD Kenya

    International Day of the Girl Child: Reflections by Members of MCLD Kenya

    Young girls are tenacious, bold, creative, and courageous, and can transform their communities when they have the necessary power to make a difference. Girls play some of the most critical roles in supporting resilient communities, and at the same time are often the most vulnerable when communities are threatened. Community-led growth demands that girls are […]

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  • Self-reliant action in Liberia

    Self-reliant action in Liberia

    MCLD-Liberia reports it has recently mobilized its members for a series of self-reliant community-led action projects. In these recent photos, you see the graduation from the chapter’s Home, Business and community management program, and a community action program to build walkways to deal with flooding.

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  • Amani Initiative: Challenging Societal Norms by Engaging Communities

    Amani Initiative: Challenging Societal Norms by Engaging Communities

    “At Amani Initiative, our strength has been our ability to leverage pathways at the community level,” shares Nixon Ochatre, Founder of Amani Initiative and Chairperson for the MCLD Uganda Chapter. In the fourth edition of the Movement for Community-led Development’s monthly column, Movement Matters, Sera Bulbul and Nixon Ochatre talk about working with community change agents to prevent and respond to child marriage and teenage pregnancy.

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  • One Year of Strengthening Devolution in Kenya

    One Year of Strengthening Devolution in Kenya

    Post by Steve Ogutu, MCLD Kenya This month, we celebrate one year of a transformative partnership with the County Government of Makueni in Kenya. MCLD and the county signed a five-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) on September 30, 2021 to strengthen community-led development as an important tool to tackle development challenges. In just one year, […]

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