Partnership Principles for cooperation between local, national and international CSOs

International Civil Society Centre


Wednesday, January 1, 2014

A set of principles for partnership that were developed by CIVICUS and the International Civil Society Centre to address concerns raised by local CSOs about the nature of their partnerships with international NGOs.

Resource type: Policy document

Resource application: Background reading to assist in developing organisational partnership policy and practice.

Basic understanding of how partnership between international NGOs and local organisations works.

Building Blocks: roles and responsibilities

Related Resources

A toolbox created by WWF containing templates which can be used to work through a number of different aspects of partnership.
An example of a strategic partnership agreement governing a general commitment to work with a partner (as opposed to one tied to a specific project).
Description of principles and ways of working with partners from a Catholic perspective.