This programme brief describes the three gaps that CommGAP was
established to address. These gaps undermine the effectiveness and
sustainability of governance reform efforts: a structural gap, a process
gap, and a capacity gap.
CommGAP's approach is outlined. It divides its work into three
interrelated and mutually reinforcing program areas, each with specific
Research and Advocacy
Training and Capacity Building
Support to Development Projects and Programs
CommGAP's operational activities are focused on Africa and Asia, and
exclusively on the areas of governance and accountability, such as
accountability mechanisms; participatory local governance; postconflict
environments and fragile states; and anti‐corruption.