Workshop on technical capacity building of CBOs
UNDP, under its Communities for Progress (C4PII) Project, together with the University of Colombo, commenced a workshop on technical capacity building of Community Based Organizations (CBOs) in Anuradhapura. The workshop saw the participation of over 80 CBO members from Jaffna, Vavuniya, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Ampara districts. The project is geared towards bringing about a qualitative improvement to the functions of the participating CBOs and their services vis-à-vis their communities.
Conducted by lectures from the University of Colombo and Raja Rata University along with the staff of UNDP, the first day of the workshop saw the participates discuss and shares ideas on the topics, negotiation and decision making, finance management and fund raising and communicating effectively with stakeholders..