Hivos International


Tearfund, a Christian faith-based international non-governmental organisation, has for 15 years  supported local churches to mobilise communities through a process called Church and Community Mobilisation (CCM). The CCM advocacy pilot project in Uganda led to improvements in service delivery.

In this practice paper, Tearfund  and Making All Voices Count staff discuss recent research that examines the role of local churches, CCM and CCM advocacy in fostering transparency, citizen empowerment, inclusion and government responsiveness.

The key themes they examine are