Local Coordinating Committees
Ninety-six (96) local, regional, and international organizations and entities (prime actors) have been identified as influential in the life of Syria. In the chart below, the left column ranks the prime actors from most influential in shaping the life in Syria (Russia) to the least influential (Relief International).
The chart also shows the classification of prime actors into five stances indicating the actor's support and contribution to inclusive nationalism for Syria, starting from the most committed (Core) to the least committed (Saboteur).
Amount of influence of Local Coordinating Committees in the life of Syria, and the commitment of Local Coordinating Committees to inclusive nationalism for Syria.
25 prime actors participated in the following:
- Determining the rank of Local Coordinating Committees according to the amount of their influence on life in Syria. As shown in the chart below, Local Coordinating Committees ranked 79th most influential prime actor.
- Assessing and classifying Local Coordinating Committees according to their commitment to inclusive nationalism for Syria (also indicated in the same row by the colored rectangle). Of the 25 prime actors who participated in the assessments, more agreed that Local Coordinating Committees fall under the category of 'Core'. A prime actor assessed as Core is seen as wholly committed to inclusive nationalism for Syria. This is the mission of the entity.
In response to the question, “How would you strengthen the Local Coordinating Committees, a prime actor seen as fully committed to inclusive nationalism for Syria?"
A Round 3 participant suggests:
"Fund them with grants, and give them training." (233121)
In response to the question, “How are the Local Coordinating Committees important in the life of Syria?”
Round 3 participants stated (Nov. 2016 - Jul. 2017):
"The committees are local groups of activists in Syria who used to report atrocities to the world. They did a lot of work on the Freedom Charter. They have also worked on local empowerment. They work to promote democracy.” (233121)