CDCB identified its major thematic areas based on the yearlong assessment through consultations with regional officials, heads of bureaus and different sectors and offices, heads of plan and programs of various institutions of the region. Six major thematic areas of CDCB are identified. Accordingly professionals are organized under each thematic area. The following are the six CDCB’s thematic areas of interventions.
1. Leadership and Governance
²Strategic level leadership capacity Building
²Local government leadership capacity Building
²Resources Vs Conflict and Peace-building
²Constitution, Polices and Proclamations Vs Implementation
²Non State Actors’ Roles in Development
2. Economic Development Sector
²Development potential exploration
²Development challenge analysis
²Investment Priority, Employment Vs Sustainable Development
²Agricultural products marketing and Market Development
²Development Vs Institutional Capacity
²Sustainability of Pastoralist Community Development.
3. Environment and Natural resources
²Climate Change Vs Food security.
²Biodiversity, Ecosystem service and Resilience to Climate Change
²Climate Smart Agriculture and Land Management.
4. Social Sector
² Health Sector related issues
² Education Sector related issues
² Participation of Youth in Socio-Political and Economic Development and
² Women Empowerment
² Cultural Values and Development
² Culture, Tourism and Development
6. Urbanization and Urban Development
²Urbanization and Urban Development