CLE HAITI

Showcasing Youth Leaders on a National Platform

CHANPYON LAKAY 2021

CLE’s national level Chanpyon Lakay competition accomplished two central priorities: Increasing the profile of innovative youth leaders, and engaging the larger public in their work.

In 2018, we launched our national-level youth competition Chanpyon Lakay, to highlight the work of Haiti’s young leaders – who are working to bring change to their communities through impressive social enterprises across sectors. The competition recruits from all ten departments of Haiti the country and selects the top 10 finalists through a rigorous process. Their initiatives are documented, and they are supported in campaigning for the public’s vote, with the winners receiving seed funding, international scholarships and a spot in CLE’s fellowship programs.

Chanpyon Lakay 2021, our second CL to date, was a roaring success, with over 30,000 votes cast for the 5 winners, high level of visibility from national press, as well as engagement from sector leaders in supporting each finalist. Chanpyon Lakay has long-standing support from the TK Foundation, the Digicel Foundation, and the Inter-American Development Bank.

Chanpyon Lakay 2022 will be launching shortly – stay tuned for updates!

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Sem Registre

CHABON EKOLOJIK

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Smith Derosiers

ACDECI

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Peterson Charles

KORE JÈN

Wilmane Duverné

CAARAC

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Sonel Gilles

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Ricardo Bruno

Chanpyon Lakay winner,
increasing access of employment skills and tools in Terrier Rouge

Check out the Chanypon Lakay 2021
Virtual Awards Ceremony

With generous support from

CLE-HAITI

Investing in the next generation