The NCSD has developed the ability to integrate local activities with national goals, to act as a catalyst for mobilizing resources, and to build local capacity for analysis, planning and implementation of sustainable development projects.

The main areas of NCSD expertise include:

• Consultancy

• Project management

• Institutional capacity building

• Awareness raising and training

• Formulation of development strategies and plans

• Promoting public-private partnerships

• Designing bankable project proposals

• Public dissemination campaigns