WACSI has designed and scheduled a course on Rights-Based Approach to Development to equip civil society organisations (CSOs) with robust skills to design and utilize a framework that integrates the norms, principles, standards and goals of the international human rights system into the plans and processes of development.
West Africa civil society leaders from across ECOWAS member States and Cameroon met in Accra, Ghana, from 29 to 30 May 2013 in a planning meeting towards the organization of a major Regional Annual Convening starting this year.
The Institute has a resource centre that is open to civil society actors in the region. It serves as a library of civil society documents, research reports and edited volumes that are accessible to both individuals and organisations.
The Institute has partnered the Foundation Centre to provide online learning resources and a database of grant giving institutions in the United States of America.