Why Community Partnering? Guiding Ideas of Community Partnering Community Partnering in Indonesia and the Philippines

About Community Partnering

The community partnering process involves grass roots research that helps people to imagine and enact new pathways for local development. It aims for action-oriented partnerships between 

  • Ordinary people with local knowledge
  • Groups of people interested in change
  • Community leaders
  • Technical experts
  • Local government
  • Non-government organizations
  • People's organizations
  • Provincial and national government
  • International aid agencies
  • University researchers 

Partnerships are formed  to increase the well-being of local people and open up new opportunities for the development of more resilient communities.