Enhancing capacities of political parties, and increase public engagement with political parties

Brief/Background

This project aims at assisting the Ministry of Political Development (MOPD) in developing and implementing a strategy to strengthen the role of political parties. 

What have we accomplished so far

  • Built the capacities of a wide segment of  youth from Universities, CSOs and Political Parties to enhance better participate in public life
  • Organized trainings on debate skills and how to establish debate clubs in the communities and conducting debates among youth on pressing issues
  • Building political awareness and elevating of Political Parties’ capacities

Expected outputs



  • Developing the research capacities the MOPD
  • Equipping the MOPD with knowledge to design outreach strategy towards political parties
  • Empowering political parties  through MOPD
  • Engaging and activating the participation of the civil society organizations, universities, youth, women and human rights groups with political parties
  • Engaging the public and private media to play a strong role in spreading understanding of political parties and changing attitudes toward participating in them.

Who finances it?

Donor Name Amount contributed
TRAC USD 400,000
Local government USD 70,621
HQ/RBAS USD 57,000