IAC and JCI Cameroon Sign an MOU

, Tue 28th, Oct 2014, 19:39

July 26th was a remarkable day for I am Cameroon and JCI Cameroon.

A memorandum of understating (MoU), was signed by both organisations, resolving to promote their global agenda and provide platforms for project execution and organizational development.

Whereas Junior Chamber International (JCI):

  • Is a worldwide community of young active citizens ages 18-40 who share the belief that in order to create positive change, we must take collective action to improve ourselves and the world around us.
  • With over 5,000 Local Organizations in more than 100 countries and territories, and a vibrant international community of nearly 200,000 active citizens
  • And JCI Cameroon is an affiliate of JCI
  • Provides development opportunities that shall empower young people to create positive change

Whereas I am Cameroon (IAC)

  • A civic engagement movement which is all Inclusive – everyone who wants to be part of the movement can be
  • Is Global “the movement began in Cameroon and is now spreading to Diaspora communities around the world
  • Has as mission to create a better future for Cameroon by engaging Cameroonians to accept responsibility for the future of their country

Concretely, both organizations agreed to;

  1. Promote their organizations as “strategic partners†to the general public and within and throughout their respective memberships in publications, and through events
  2. To work collaboratively in Inspiring, Educating and Engaging Cameroonians to accept and assume responsibility for the development of their country
  3. To explore together ways of influencing public policy and ensuring that adequate systems are put in place to enhance nation building
  4. To include each other – as appropriate – in activities and events that advance each organization’s mission and vision
  5. To run educative programs in both organization Local structures that help citizens understand their role in nation-building
  6. For JCI Local Organizations to sign commitments to the movement and IAC in return provide platform for JCI Local Organizations to recruit members.

It is our hope that this collaboration generates positive results for the Nation!

We are Cameroon