What are YOUR top 3 factors that make an NGO effective?

Among 29 attributes that leaders identified in peer organizations that they regarded as particularly effective, leaders stressed:

  • instantiation of sound principles or strategy
  • a grass-roots approach,
  • large organisational size and resources,
  • being collaborative,
  • singleness of focus,
  • campaigning abilities,
  • funding and fundraising prowess,
  • global scope,
  • quality people

Read about the research here