Creating and capitalizing on local resources

There are many local resources that development initiatives can take advantage of and promote in order to:

These will help create the conditions to negotiate financial support with donors more equitably.

Strategies related to tapping local resources for such purposes include:

♣ Creating and capitalizing on local resources

See also:

Results-based trust

Motivating and capitalizing on local ownership


Human capital


Institutional profile

Parity/Matching funds

Advocacy capacity

Showing people concrete means to contribute and impact

Voluntary contributions

Strengthening the local economy

Alternative barter systems

♣ Directory of participants/resources