Objectives of the RCSP
The RCSP was created as a non-profit making umbrella organization in 2004 with an objective to set up a plat-form for information sharing and consultation between CSOs and their partners. The Platform is composed of 14 national umbrellas of NGOs and one individual NGO. It has a total number of more than 800 member organizations. The idea of setting up this Platform came from various CSOs with a desire to work together and to contribute to the integral development of the country.
In a country geared towards democracy and good governance like Rwanda, the RCSPF plays a key role in coordinating the monitoring of government policies and programs and in providing feedback to improve policy formulation and implementation. Its main objectives are as follows: