CapSLoc: Capacities for Sustained Locally-Led Development

The Goal of CapSLoc: Capacity for Sustained Locally-Led Development is to increase the capacity and resilience of Akhuryan consolidated community to lead its development.

The project will achieve the goal through the following objectives:

Objective 1: to strengthen capacity and commitment of Akhuryan community to lead their development through continuous learning, identifying and responding to local priorities;

Objective 2: to enhance citizen engagement and oversight in decision making process of Akhuryan community through mobilizing settlements, equipping them with participatory decision-making and monitoring tools.


Project Activities;

Activity 1.1: Establishing a “Local Leaders Team/Group”.

Activity 1․2: Conducting community asset mapping involving local leaders and with the support of the local network.

Activity 1.3: Establishing an “Academy of Local Workers” (ALW).

Activity 1․4: Establishing Locally-Led Development (LLD) Centers in the settlements.

Activity 1․5: Piloting LLD models.

Activity 2․1: Mobilizing community settlements to boost locally-led development.

Activity 2․2: Promoting good governance through continuous public monitoring and oversight.



“CapSLoc: Capacities for Sustained Locally-Led Development” project is supported by the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

“CapSLoc: Capacities for Sustained Locally-Led Development” project is implemented by “NGO Center” civil society development NGO, in cooperation with Urban Foundation, “Women for Development” NGO, “Armenian Caritas” benevolent NGO and “Compass” scientific-research, education and consulting center” NGO.