STRENGTHENING CIVIL SOCIETY
IN LAC – THE CARIBBEAN

Industry: Regional Development/ Integration

 

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS:

Duration: 2015 – 2017
Name of Client: Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Countries of Assignment: The Caribbean

OVERVIEW:

The objective of the consultancy was to strengthen civil society
organizations’ (CSOs) capacity to interact constructively within their society
and with their respective government by:

 

  • Improving the knowledge and transparency issues faced by CSOs;
  • Building on the ability to promote partnership with other CSOs in their respective country and regional counterparts;
  • Increasing regional awareness on accountability and transparency.

KEY RESULTS:

  • The development of a detailed Annual Operation Plan for the
    consultancy which included visits and meetings with CSOs in the
    different territories.

  • Seven (7) Workshops were delivered in the following areas: Access
    to Information, Project Cycle Management policies, Accountability
    and Transparency best practices for CSOs.

  • The development of a Caribbean Region Integrated Agenda; this
    was done via sixteen (16) Video Conferences held with individual
    countries, then regionally.