Guiding an Event Through to a Successful Conclusion

Description: So you've been asked to facilitate a meeting. What does that mean exactly? Do you just ensure that everyone's introduced, and maybe kick off with a quick ice breaker exercise? Is your main role simply to stand by the flip chart and note down all the ideas? What preparation do you need to do? How do you … Continue reading Guiding an Event Through to a Successful Conclusion

Preparing for Training and Facilitating

Description: This module provides information and techniques for planning participatory training in the context of natural resource management. The main target group of this module is people who are familiar with participatory methods and tools but may have less practical experience with providing participatory training. Quick Tip: This source includes information about participatory training. It … Continue reading Preparing for Training and Facilitating

Comprehensive Guide for Facilitator Training

Description: This facilitator guide is for training yourself to lead a group through a learning session, even if you’re not an expert on the subject or an experienced teacher. Quick Tip: This guide is an easier read than a handbook but not as detailed. It gives an overall summary of what is required for facilitators … Continue reading Comprehensive Guide for Facilitator Training

Train the Trainers

Description: Have you taken care of all the logistics for your upcoming workshop? Do you have all the materials readily available? How can trainings be planned, organised and carried out effectively? This is a perspective for trainers and facilitators which supports them to carry out workshops, trainings and capacity development courses based on the SSWM Toolbox. It … Continue reading Train the Trainers

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