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Meeting of Congolese (DRC) Opposition Leaders in Geneva – FAQ

Who financed the facilitation of the Congolese opposition’s meeting in Geneva from 9-11 November?

The Kofi Annan Foundation funded the facilitation with its own resources, without dedicated funds from any government or other actor.

Who asked for the Foundation to facilitate?

The Foundation became involved following the request of civil society partners and with the assent of the Congolese opposition leaders.

Why did the Kofi Annan Foundation agree to facilitate a dialogue between Congolese opposition leaders?

The Foundation has been involved in promoting elections with integrity and supporting democratic process around the world for many years. For more information on this area of work, please click here.

What was the Foundation’s role during the facilitation?

The Foundation aided the meeting as an independent and impartial facilitator. The content, substance, and outcome of the meeting were driven by the leaders themselves.

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Qui a financé la facilitation de l’opposition congolaise à Genève du 9 au 11 novembre ?

La Fondation Kofi Annan a financé la facilitation avec ses propres ressources, sans lever de fonds de gouvernements ou d’autres acteurs.

Qui a sollicité la facilitation de la Fondation ?

La Fondation s’est impliquée à la demande de partenaires de la société civile, avec l’accord des leaders de l’opposition congolaise.

Pourquoi la  Fondation Kofi Annan a-t-elle accepté de faciliter un dialogue entre leaders de l’opposition congolaise ?

La Fondation est investie dans la promotion d’élections intègres et le soutien aux processus démocratiques de par le monde depuis de nombreuses années. Pour davantage d’information, cliquez ici.

Quel fut le rôle de la Fondation durant la facilitation ?

La Fondation a servi de facilitateur indépendant et impartial. Le contenu, la substance et les résultats de la réunion appartiennent aux leaders eux-mêmes.