Facilitation Step by Step

Description: The idea of this learning companion is to support your self-development as a professional, to help you find your definition of a facilitator through observation, practice, or individual work. What you save here represents in sum our portfolio of competencies and your characteristics. The companion helps you to collect experience and makes it accessible … Continue reading Facilitation Step by Step

Developing Policy Advocacy Strategies

Photo by Ken kahiri on Unsplash Description: The LCI created this learning package for face-to-face workshops focused on developing an advocacy strategy, specifically to advocate for policy change to address barriers to HIV prevention, care, and treatment services. Although it was designed for local organizations that are working on HIV and AIDS advocacy issues, the … Continue reading Developing Policy Advocacy Strategies

How to Facilitate Participatory, Contextualized, and Impactful Events

Description: This Facilitation Handbook is intended to be used as a resource for planning participatory, contextualized and high-quality events. The fundamental facilitation skills and activities in this handbook are applicable in a variety of events, such as meetings, team-building retreats, skills-building workshops, design workshops and large forums. Quick Tip: This source is a comprehensive guide … Continue reading How to Facilitate Participatory, Contextualized, and Impactful Events

Facilitating Group Discussions

Photo by Antenna on Unsplash Description: This guide is for group discussions designed to explore one's own views and views of others, to share specific information and to hear about the views and perspectives of others, and to lead a group decision. Quick Tip: This guide is an easier read but is not very organized. … Continue reading Facilitating Group Discussions

Developing Facilitation Skills

Photo by Christina @ wocintechchat.com on Unsplash Description: Learn how to plan well, keep members involved, and create real leadership opportunities in your organization and skills in your members. Quick Tip: This website guide is a quicker read that includes tips and tricks for facilitators. While it is not a training program, facilitators can use … Continue reading Developing Facilitation Skills

CPMS Mainstreaming Case Studies Series

Photo by Alexis Brown on Unsplash Description: The Facilitator’s Guide has been developed to assist those using the case study to facilitate discussion and learning around child protection mainstreaming into one or more other sectors. Please adapt the guide as appropriate for your audience, objective(s) and available time. Make sure to capture lessons learned in … Continue reading CPMS Mainstreaming Case Studies Series

Facilitation Skills Training: Managing Difficult Meeting Personalities

Description: Keynote Speaker and Corporate Trainer Dana Brownlee shares practical, effective tips for how to handle difficult personalities in your meetings. Quick Tip: This is a fun, visually aesthetic, and easy-to-follow video specifically about conflicts and managing difficult personalities. It includes descriptions of the Round Robin and the Compliment/Document/Pivot techniques. Creator: Dana Brownlee Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-y2fkRs12s … Continue reading Facilitation Skills Training: Managing Difficult Meeting Personalities

How to Be a Great Facilitator

Description: In this video, we'll examine a 5-step facilitation process to help you improve your facilitation skills. We'll also look at some common problems you might encounter when facilitating a meeting and show how you can handle each of them. Companion Article: https://expertprogrammanagement.com/2019/09/effective-facilitator/ Quick Tip: This video provides a discussion of a 5-step facilitation technique … Continue reading How to Be a Great Facilitator