Non-Governmental Organization Strengthening (NGO)

The NGO Strengthening program aims to help local indigenous non-governmental organizations, networks, and intermediate service organizations become more efficient and effective in the delivery of development services.

Examples of Funded Projects

Grant funds are being used to provide technical assistance and training to hundreds of local NGOs and NGO networks in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and Central America.

Agency - Agency for International Development

The Agency for International Development is an independent Federal government agency that provides economic and humanitarian assistance in more than 100 countries to ensure a better future for us all.

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Program Accomplishments

In Fiscal Year 2003, 13 cooperative agreements were awarded for FY 2003 through FY 2008.

Uses and Use Restrictions

Funds are authorized through cooperative agreements with U. S. private voluntary organizations to carry out activities to improve the capacities of local indigenous non-governmental organizations in developing countries.