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Guidelines | January 1, 2015

Partnership and Capacity Strengthening Basics

A Guide for Facilitators
The training sessions aim to introduce and develop the participating audience’s foundational knowledge, skills and attitudes in partnership and capacity strengthening. The sessions can be used for stand-alone trainings, or as a whole for a five day PCS training event.


  • Overview for Facilitators

  • Partnership Basics: An Introduction to CRS’ Approach to Partnership

  • Capacity Strengthening Basics: An Introduction to CRS’ Approach to Capacity Strengthening 

  • Assessment Basics: An Introduction to CRS’ Approach to Organizational Capacity Assessment

  • Relationship Basics: How CRS Staff Relate to Partners and Approach Capacity Strengthening 

  • Communication Basics: Effective Communication among Partners

  • Adult Learning Basics