4. Capitalizing and enhancing trust and solidarity

Building and capitalizing on trust and solidarity can enhance the potential of development initiatives and entrench them within local communities and organizations. Solidarity encourages interest in negotiations, in their egalitarian character, and their effective results. Trust motivates solidarity, solidarity motivates trust. Together they enable the conditions for participation, partnerships, and cooperation.

Solidarity can be enhanced by:

Developing Incentives for cooperation

Capitalizing on Results-based trust

Attracting and facilitating Voluntary contributions

Using Information and communication technology tools

Motivating and capitalizing on local ownership

Other related strategies at:

♣ Capitalizing and enhancing trust and solidarity

♣ Models of cooperation vs. competition