Resource Details

Resource Name:Organizational Capacity and Viability Assessment Tool (OCVAT)
File:click to download: EGPAF_OCVAT_13Feb12.FINAL.pdf
Resource Type:Tool
Short Desc:This tool is designed as an assessment of NGO organizational capacity and viability across thirteen capacity areas covering technical and operational functions. It has been adapted by the Foundation to be used in the organizational development process for local NGOs, CBOs, and Foundation Affiliates. The tool can be used to conduct assessments of country offices prior to the development of an Affiliate, as well as an organizational development tool later in the life of the organization. The OCVAT is conducted as a facilitated self-assessment, in conjunction with optional external assessment. It encourages cross-functional discussion on difficult issues in effective manner. Implementation support materials include: French and Portuguese tool translations, implementation manual, participant introduction and instructions packet, and other data collection templates.
Resource Date:13-Feb-11
Contact Person:Stephanie Calves
Related Topics:  Track 1: Sustain. in Community Health
 Civil Society
 Community Capacity
 Global Development
 Health systems strengthening
 Organizational Capacity