The purpose of the various Community Systems Strengthening interventions is: “Community systems are reinforced or established enabling people to make use of local services, formal and informal networks and/or key figures in order to improve their well-being and health.”
More specific objectives of are:
These activities have been planned in South Sudan but have not yet started. Various tools and implementation instruments are still to be developed by HealthNet TPO staff (i.e. the community mapping tool, a format for the development of detailed activity plans, taskforces/platforms for social networks, appropriate reporting formats and supervision tools). More information on the results will follow during this year.
Donors: Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Aim: reinforce the ability of people (adults and children) to cope with the consequences of war, disaster and poverty’ and ‘enhancing the empowerment of community members and restoring the social fabric and cohesion.