Community Driven Development - Social (CDDS)

The Community Driven Development (CDD) sub-component is further divided into two; CDD Economic which is being implemented by FADAMA III and CDD Social which is being implemented by a Project Implementation Unit (PIU) anchored by the Ministry of Chieftaincy and Community Affairs (MCCA).

The Project Implementation Unit (PIU) of state Employment and Expenditure for Results (SEEFOR) Rivers State Ministry of Chieftaincy and Community Affairs has been seriously engaged in various activities to ensure delivery of Community Development Plans (CDPs) with a particular mandate, target and timeline.



State Employment and Expenditure for results (SEEFOR) Rivers Community driven development –social is a project that was initiated to provide effective support for community development initiative for the benefit of poor rural dwellers in the state. The overall goal of this sub-component is to enhance access to improved socio-economic services through provision of grants for community driven development projects initiatives. Specifically, the CDD-Social aims to;

  • Empower communities to plan, part-finance, implement, Monitor and maintain sustainable and socially inclusive multi-sectored micro-projects.
  • Facilitate and increase Community –LGA partnership on human development projects
  • Increase the capacity of the state MDAs, LGRCs, and CPMCs to implement and monitor CDD-Social policies and interventions.
  • Leverage on government resources for greater coverage on CDD Social intervention communities.

SEEFOR CDDS PIU is primarily charged with the assignment of enhancing access to socio-economic services through micro-projects funding for the benefit of remote and under-developed communities in Rivers State with the view to raising their human development indices.