Palestinian NGO Project III (PNGOIII)
NDC has received a total amount of USD 10 million from the World Bank to implement a third phase of the Palestinian NGO Project (PNGO III). The funding is directed towards the NGO sector in the form of granting schemes and capacity building aimed at improving the effectiveness, self-reliance and sustainability of civil society over a period of 3 years (2007 – 2009).
PNGO III is sub-divided among the following components;
1. NGO Grants for Social Service Delivery
2. NGO Sector Development
3. Institutional Development of NDC
NDC has committed more than six million dollars in grants to 107 NGOs in the West Bank and Gaza. The NGO sector development component focused on issues such as good governance, accountability, and transparency, the project supports the sector in being responsive to the needs of Palestinians, particularly the poor and marginalized.