Strengthening Civil Society Organizations in Good Governance Processes - Main Users / Purpose
|Governmental and non-governmental organizations, national and international development agencies, private sector.|
The procedure described in the method helps to identify civil society organizations and then to strengthen their capacities as well as their role within their communities. The method enables the participating organization to:
In developing countries and evolving democracies, civil society organizations may be hampered in their activities and impact by a host of constraints, including organizational weaknesses, lack of popular understanding or support of CSOs’ roles in society, apathy, insufficient funding, and obstructionist or overt hostility from various levels of government.
Photo 1: Using new technologies