civicforumstakeholders

 

The CFHD works with a broad range of stakeholders that have an interest in its core services. These are categorized as follows:

Category A - Policy & Regulatory Stakeholders

This category includes all government ministries that have a role to play in housing, service delivery, local economic development and local governance. This category also includes rural and urban Local Authorities who are responsible for local planning and development processes at community level.

Category B - Technical Support Agencies

This category includes technically oriented service providers such as local and international NGOs and research and development organizations. This includes training and capacity building NGOs, construction companies and associations, professional and technical service providers and international advisory agencies such as UN Habitat.

Category C - Representative Organizations

This category includes all agencies that represent and advocate for citizen interests and rights for improved access to housing, service delivery, local economic development and local government services. This includes residents associations, organized labour unions, community federations and associations, homeless groups and networks.

Category D - Consumer Groups

This category comprises communities and organized citizen groups who are mainly on the demand side of the development equation and who are also aspiring to increase social accountability of goods and services from service providers.

Category E - Financial Services Organizations

This category includes all those agencies that provide financial services for housing, service delivery, local economic development and local governance. These include building societies, commercial banks, pension societies, micro lending institutions, international financiers and international donor organizations.