Adaptation of programmes can easily be achieved. As some developmental goals are attained new challenges will surface .
CSI focus (and often Government) is often 3 to 4 years behind social shifts, rendering the flow of support too late for halting a crisis.
E.g. 12 years ago few corporate donors were funding HIV/Aids programmes. Today all NPOs have an HIV/Aids component within their projects to meet funding criteria set by Corporates – Poverty eradication is the goal.
"Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connected...." Chief Seattle
The NPO sector: Mobilisation of resources and capacity to ensure delivery. Against a background of the challenges faced by the non-profit sector, this session examines the capacity of NPOs to enter into meaningful partnerships with the private sector and to mobilising much needed resources for development.