Scope of Intervention

The ECOWAS Community Development Programme (CDP) has identified the followinig geographic scope of intervention. CDP:

  • supports and executes activities and projects which cover one or more ECOWAS countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, La Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.
  • focuses primarily on activities and projects with regional impact or national projects which demonstrate high potential for scaling-up or regional replication.


  • works in urban as well as peri-urban and rural areas. Due to the high relevance of decentralized technologies and services for rural areas, the CDP will run a special rural development program.