The sustainability of an NGO is determined by numerous factors inside and outside the organization.
The performance of an organization reflects its ability to achieve desired results, to be effective and efficient at all organizational levels.
The term organizational capacity describes the ability to make good use of resources and other operational inputs. It depends on numerous internal and external factors.
Financial viability deals with key conditions that an organization should fulfill if it wants to be financially healthy.
An organization´s ability to survive is influenced by factors outside the organization like its donors, competitors, beneficiaries, the macro-economy, demography, climate and culture.
An organization should be able and ready to respond to sudden or gradual changes in its environment if it wants to survive.