CSOs can play an array of roles in implementing the SDGs, but they need capacity support and a conducive legal and political environment to do so.
Prakash Kafle has more than 2 decades of experience in poverty reduction, resilience, and food security and livelihoods in Nepal. He has worked with and for civil societies. He is a fellow of the Asia Pacific Leadership Program, the flagship leadership program of East West Center, Hawaii, United States. He currently works at Oxfam, Nepal.