The Darfur Leaders Network (DLN) is an independent-nonprofit organization (incorporated in Washington D.C) consists of 37 of Darfuri men and women leaders from Darfuri civil society organizations in the United States. The DLN is an independent initiative of Darfuri leaders in the U.S. The DLN works closely with other organizations that possess a shared vision and common objectives for the people of Darfur. DLN is now governs by an elected president and executive committee. The DLN core objectives are to: