About CA

Desirable Norms
Minimum Norms
Basic Norms
List of Accredited Organizations

Vision, Mission & Objectives


A Voluntary Sector, which is responsive to the needs of the society, is democratic and transparent in its functioning and accountable to all concerned.


To build the credibility of the Voluntary Sector through creation and promotion of Norms of good Governance and Public Disclosure.


Development of Norms of Governance, based on consensus, through participation and consultation

Promotion of an accreditation system for the Voluntary Sector

Promotion of Capacity Building initiatives for Voluntary Organizations to enable compliance with Norms, enhance Accountable Practices and build conceptual understanding on Governance, Financial practices and existing legal framework

Policy advocacy for enhanced credibility, acceptability and recognition of the work done by the Voluntary Sector in the eyes of the government, the donor community, the corporate sector, the media and the public