Areas of Expertise

Institutional Strengthening

Samdhana provides organizational self-assessment services and follow up technical assistance to partner institutions active on rights, rural livelihoods and community-based natural resources management. These services include visioning, strategic institutional and program planning, financial management and staff development, leadership training, monitoring progress and communication development.

Small Grants Program

The Institute provides grants of $ 5000 up to $ 20,000 to local and indigenous peoples organizations and their support groups, for activities directly related to above institutional strengthening, rights and policy reform.