5 Principles for Maintaining Downward Accountability When Supporting Community-Based Development

The success and ongoing relevancy of community-based development initiatives is largely dependent on the ability of community workers and NGO’s to maintain their accountability to stakeholders at the grassroots. However, downward accountability can become compromised by various top-down pressures from donors (the so-called alien hand syndrome) but other structural issues faced by NGOs can also compromise accountability […]

5 Principles for Maintaining Downward Accountability When Supporting Community-Based Development

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Building Trust in “Root-bound” Communities

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