The Civil Society : Mutual Accountability Project (CS:MAP) is a five- year project supported by the USAID and implemented by FHI360. CS:MAP’s goal is to foster a more legitimate, accountable, and resilient Nepali Civil Society that is capable of advancing the public interest. This grant to the South Asia Partnership- Nepal is issued under the ‘Strengthening Enabling Environment’ grants fund to contribute to the project’s Objective 1: Strengthened enabling environment for civil society and media.
Aim and Objectives
The aim of this grant is to strengthen enabling environment for civil society organizations in Nepal.
Objectives are :
- Improved legal and policy framework, based on international standards to create an enabling environment for civil society
- Improved public understanding and confidence in the role of civil society organizations
- Improved self- regulation of the sector and internal governance of CSOs
Project Duration : December 16, 2016 to March 15, 2019