SSD provides services in the development field and in areas related to economic growth and social transformation. These services include:
- Change Management
- Enterprise Development
- Monitoring & Evaluation
- Training & Capacity Building.
Our thematic competencies are in the areas of territorial, regional and local economic development, social transformation, regional integration, and organisational change management.
Genesis uses participatory engagement techniques and scenario thinking to develop locally owned and implementable strategies to unlock economic potential and mobilize resources. The aim is to identify catalytic projects which can boost a specific economy. A Genesis process can be implemented at a local, district or provincial level.
PACA: Participatory Appraisal of Competitive Advantage is a process that builds on the comparative advantages of a locality and identifies opportunities and projects to empower local actors, unlock economic potential for small enterprise development and the creation of new or additional jobs.
Prism is an organisational transformation and development process. It enables organisations to assess its prevailing organisation culture and, in a participatory manner, identify the cultural characteristics that are needed for the organisation to move to the next level of performance.Website: prism.stonesoupdevelopment.com
We also develop tools, processes and methodologies that can be applied by other practitioners. In these cases we also provide training, operational support and back-stopping if needed.