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CAP Fact Sheets

CAP Highlights

2004 – 2013
CAP Botswana

CSO Strengthening Program

CAP Chad

Capacity Development and Peace Support Project

CAP Development Grants Program
Local Capacity Development Initiative - Final Report

Food for Peace

CAP Kenya
Small Grants and Institutional Strengthening Program
1 and 2

CAP Liberia

NGO Strengthening Assistance Program
CAP Mexico

PROTEJA – Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Shelter Project
CAP Mozambique

Strengthening Leading Mozambican NGOs and Networks

New Partners Initiative Technical Assistance Program

CAP South Africa
Integration of Maternal Nutrition and Infant and Young Child Feeding in the Context of PMTCT
CAP Zambia

Local Partners Capacity Building Program



NGOConnect.Net is a dynamic and interactive Web portal dedicated to connecting and strengthening NGOs, networks and NGO support organizations worldwide. It provides some of the best tools, theoretical frameworks, innovations and lessons learned that the NGO community, donors and worldwide support organizations have to offer.

NGOConnect.Net, supported by USAID and launched by the Capable Partners Program (CAP), is managed by FHI 360's Leadership and Capacity Development (LCD) practice.

Capable Partners Program (CAP)

The Capapcble Partners Program (CAP) works with Missions and other operating units to design and implement interventions that align with USAID's Local Solutions Framework and its focus on strengthening local capacity, effectiveness and sustainability. Over ten years (2003-2013), Leader Award activities were funded by USAID/Washington and 23 Associate Awards were executed by Missions and operating units. Leader Award activities ended on August 10, 2013. Consistent with ADS303, Associate Awards continue until August 10, 2018.

Services Provided
CAP offers extensive experience in all develpoment sectors and in various methodologies, including advocacy, monitoring and evaluation, training, grants management, NGO-government partnerships, and the use of information technologies for development. CAP's participatory approaches work to strengthen local actors and the institutions that are ultimately responsible for transforming communities.


FHI 360
Management Systems International (MSI)

Aga Khan Foundation (AKF)
American Red Cross

Citizens Development Corps

Freedom from Hunger

Goodwill Industries International

Huairou Commission

Institute of Multi-Track Diplomacy

Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC)

International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
Kenan Institute

Mercy Corps

National Cooperative Business Association

ORT International Cooperation

Social Impact