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Strengthening Community Responses through the Building Local Capacity Project’s Small Grants Program in Lesotho Kathryn Reichert , Joe Kumadzulo , Naume Kupe HIV Capacity Building Partners’ Summit March 2013. BLC in Lesotho. BLC: August 2010 - August 2015 In Lesotho goal by 2015:

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Strengthening Community Responses through the Building Local Capacity Project’s Small Grants Program in Lesotho

Kathryn Reichert, Joe Kumadzulo, NaumeKupe

HIV Capacity Building Partners’ Summit

March 2013

blc in lesotho
BLC in Lesotho
  • BLC: August 2010 - August 2015
  • In Lesotho goal by 2015:
    • reach 25% (46,585) of the estimated 182,000 OVC
    • reach 15,972 caregivers
    • deliver services in 5 districts
  • To date BLC has given small grants to 12 CSOs: reached 53,000 OVC and caregivers
community based organizations have low capacity reach
Community-based organizations have low capacity & reach
  • Majority of OVC are in hard to reach rural communities
  • BLC worked with local CSOs to improve capacity and increase reach:
    • Organizational & management capacity
    • M&E & reporting capacity
    • resource mobilization & funding
blc grants capacity building approach
BLC Grants & Capacity Building Approach
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Performance-based focus on results and beneficiaries
  • Capacity building at all levels
    • workshops
    • data verification
    • on-site support
capacity building support
Capacity Building Support
  • Proposal writing
    • BLC provides formal proposal-writing training to potential sub-grantees

Grants management

    • Pre-award assessment
    • Tailored award and support based on ability

Organizational capacity building

    • Conduct organizational capacity assessment
    • on-going needs-based capacity building through trainings, mentoring, and coaching
evidence of success and achievements
Evidence of Success and Achievements
  • 2011-2012: 53,194 OVC and caregivers reached vs. a target of 51,700
  • 23% (42,719) of OVC reached with a minimum of one care service
  • 10,475 caregivers reached
  • after grant ended CSOs still provided services
lessons learned
Lessons Learned
  • Flexibility is important
    • tools in local languages
    • manageable awards
  • Programmatic, M&E, registration support required
  • Mentored grants leads to stronger organizations
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1 MOU

1 Closed award

1 IQC

1 Contract

REGIONAL FOCUS: HIV Prevention & Capacity Building

HIV Prevention & Support to GF PR

1 Grant

2 Awards in progress

2 Sub-agreements

Quality improvement in hospitals

PMTCT and M&E for HMIS

1 Grant

Quality improvement in hospitals

1 Grant

HIV Prevention Curriculum

1 Grant

OVC service delivery and M&E for HMIS

6 Closed/in process grants

14 Grants

conclusion
Conclusion
  • CSOs need capacity building support together with performance-based grants to more effectively reach communities in need