Capacity Development for Youth & Women Organisations

Centre de Recherche sur l’Anti-Corruption empowers the Congolese Youth and Women led Organisations on anti-corruption, ethics and integrity building trainings; supporting initiatives geared towards creating conducive environment for constructive dialogues between CSOs, Members of Parliament, Government, Private Sector and Development Partners; and contribute to the improvement of civil society sector’s image.

1.  Capacity development and Training

Trainings and Peer learning sessions 
These are need-based customized trainings to Youth and Women led Organisations geared to enhance technical capacities  so that they can effectively engage in integrity building processes.


Organisational Capacity Assessment 

Organization Capacity Assessment is the intervention that facilitates Youth and Women led Organisations to be consciously aware of Organisational Strengths and Weaknesses. The processes enable Youth and Women led Organisations to identify capacity gaps and work on areas that need immediate improvement through various capacity building interventions like coaching, mentoring, provision of technical backstopping.


Enhancing positive image and accountability of Youth and Women led Organisations active in anti-corruption sector through Integrity Excellence Award

CERC organizes Integrity Excellence Awards to recognise best performing Youth and Women led Organisations in anti-corruption & transparency sector.  This is a recognition to award excellence in performance – in terms of impact made to the communities but also gender equality and social inclusion within internal governance structures and transparency enhancement within the sector.  This award is open to all CSOs in the country.


Enhancing networking and linkages within civil society sector and other sectors
To achieve this, the CERC:

  • Facilitates linkages among Youth and Women led Organisations as well as between CSOs, and CSOs from other provinces  through annual forums, exhibitions and other strategic interventions.
  • Facilitates consultations between CSOs representatives and Members of Parliament, members of the Senate to discuss practical solutions to corruption.
  • Enables CSOs to strategically advance their agenda to Community Integrity Building.