Community Development

community development, Africa

Conservation and natural resource management efforts are invariably linked to communities and their livelihoods and security. counterpoint works with our partners at the intersection of these issues to find ways to enhance community development and improve long-term capacities.

counterpoint focuses on key areas related to community development:

  • Community planning and enterprise development services;
  • Capacity development , and assisting communities develop skills; and ...
  • Business planning and development
community development, alternative livelihood generation, Asia
climate adaptation, Asia

Recognizing that the need for improving the skills and knowledge of small and medium sized businesses, particularly those in natural resource related sectors, is important for the long-term sustainability of community industries as well as the resources themselves, our teams provide business and household finance training and mentoring programs.