Strengthening Civil Society

Seek to address the structural causes of poverty, inequality and marginalization, by increasing the awareness of target groups and supporting them to develop the political capacity and ability to influence and create change, through dialogue with duty bearers and other stakeholders.

CAMPAIGN OBJECTIVES

To strengthen and empower community groups and individuals, in particular marginalized women and youth, so they can determine their own needs and priorities, and enabling them to pursue their development goals.

HOW THE OBJECTIVES WERE ACHIEVED

Strengthen and empower community groups and individuals, in particular marginalized women and youth, who can determine their own needs and priorities, and enabling them to pursue their development goals.

CAMPAIGN INNOVATIONS

It is innovative because:
1. There is a youth centre and satellite centres for the coordination and sharing of information on youth development opportunities within and outside the region.
2. A network of youth rallies and forums formed regional constituencies.
3. Mini - grants for youth initiated actions.

CAMPAIGN IMPACT

It impacts well because the following was achieved:
1. A youth centre and satellite centres for the coordination and sharing of information on youth development opportunities within and outside the region.
2. A network of youth rallies and forums formed regional constituencies.
3. Mini - grants for youth initiated actions.

CHALLENGES FACED

A mind or thought change is always a challenge, particularly when it new.

LESSONS LEARNT

It is always ideal to consult with the beneficiaries when designing a project up to the implementation stage.