Great changes begin with small steps - Evaluation of CODEVPRO Liberia
Norwegian Missions in Development (BN) initiated in 2002 a project called “Partnership in Development”. This project was presented, to and discussed with, UMC Angola Western Annual conference with the result that the church started a careful planning process which later concluded with the creation of PRODESSA as a new programme in the church. BN later hosted a conference in Nairobi in May 2006 where the experiences from the work in Angola were presented to a number of churches and mission organisations. LAC/UMC expressed their interest in developing a similar programme and a joint planning effort was started by LAC/UMC and UMCN in September 2006 A final programme plan was made and approved in May 2007. The practical programme work started in January 2008 and is now in the fourth year of operations.