What is Capacity Building?
Capacity building is developing core skills, leadership, culture, management practices, strategies, and systems to enhance an organization’s effectiveness, sustainability, and ability to fulfill its mission.
The ten areas of capacity building in an organization are
- Mission, Vision, Strategy, and Planning
- Program Design and Evaluation
- Human Resources
- CEO/ED/Senior Management Team Leadership
- Information Technology
- Financial Management
- Fund Development
- Board Leadership
- Legal Affairs
- Marketing, Communications, and External Relations