achieving for the community
About the council
The need for an umbrella body to oversee the development of standards and the administrative capacity of community-based organizations (Self-help groups), was identified by the 2004-2005 Social Development Report discussions at the YWCA hall in Nairobi. The umbrella body... >>> more
Main Objective of the Council
To build the capacity of grassroots organizations to enable them to become focus-based development units that are effectively implementing grassroots aspirations for self-reliance, social-economic development and poverty reduction mechanisms in line with vision 2030 and the MDGs
To accelerate Community-driven development through the process of adoption of national and international social-economic development goals and to build the management, administrative and resource capacity of grassroots organizations to effectively implement this goals locally.
We envision the transformation of grassroots organizations into eco-friendly wealth-creation engines that will propel the rural and urban-slums community to achieve sustainable social economic development, self reliance and education for sustainability.