What We Do
We strive to accomplish our goals through an emphasis on primary health care and disease prevention, the promotion of health policy, health research and increased access to health care education for the people of the Congo.
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How Dikembe is changing healthcare in his homeland of the DRC
Dikembe has worked to build lifesaving healthcare infrastructure, change the mentality on seeking medical care, bring awareness to women’s health, and advocate for in-country healthcare training. Watch multi-award winning CNN journalist Isha Sesay’s conversation with Dikembe in his TEDMED 2018 Talk to learn more about his current efforts.
Dikembe Mutombo is on a mission to beat Ebola in DR Congo
Earlier this month, Mutombo traveled to DR Congo with a delegation of health experts and doctors. During the trip, Mutombo and the delegation visited Mbuji Mayi, the ancestral home of his late parents; he plans to build a school there. His foundation donated hospital beds and 200 malarial bed nets to several hospitals in the area.
Congolese President visits Atlanta on official visit
On Friday, September 27, 2019 the Dikembe Mutombo Foundation welcomed Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi, First Lady Denise Tshisekedi and their delegation (22 people) on their first official visit to the city of Atlanta. The first stop was to The King Center as requested by President Tshisekedi.
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