Dear Hillary Campaigns
The Dear Hillary Campaign Accomplishments
Ambassador Verveer, staff of the African Affairs Bureau, Dear Hillary Campaign Leaders
1. Campaign I:
Dear Hillary Campaign birthday postcard campaign: Secretary Clinton received 17, 000 postcards for her birthday, October 26th calling for Public Law 109-456 to be enforced.
Result: Meeting with Ambassador Verveer, Ambassador at Large for Global Women’s Issues December 2010. Ambassador Verveer told Dear Hillary Campaign Leadership that a public outcry was needed for change to occur.
2. Campaign II: Join Hands for Congo, a demonstration at the US Department of State calling for US Special Envoy to the Great Lakes Region of Africa. April 2011
Result: Representative Walkley was appointed as a US Special Representative on December 8, 2011.
3. Campaign III: Postcard campaign calling for Secretary Clinton to convene a meeting of stakeholders to discuss conflict minerals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. October 26, 2011.
Postcard, Campaign III
4. Campaign IV:
As a result of our efforts for a US Special Envoy to be appointed to the Great Lakes Region of Africa the State Department is sending Representative Walkley to speak at Saint Michael’s College, where the Dear Hillary Campaign was founded. We are planning a large event to gather further support for creating change through US diplomatic action in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.