What Next?

Partners of the Locus Initiative will engage in a range of complementary activities to support the achievement of the aforementioned four central goals.

  • Create an action-oriented learning community of local and global players to lead and influence a real agenda for transformational change. Charter members will hold key stakeholder roles. Members are encouraged to sign up for year-long engagement at no cost.
  • Hold convening events in Africa, Asia and the United States.
  • Identify shared approaches to measurement and explore possible opportunities for scale-up.
  • Showcase effective local solutions in which community based organizations have leveraged local resources and capacity to ensure long-term, sustainable change.
  • Highlight partner publications, videos and multi-media presentations.
  • Agree upon evidence-based recommendations, sharing the same with influencers and policy makers worldwide.
  • Highlight and learn from failure, understanding the factors which created it.