Successful collaboration requires a facilitative leader. Facilitative leadership, if executed well, can increase effectiveness by harnessing the resources of many, can increase efficiency by avoiding duplication and conflict, and can be a powerful leveraging mechanism to achieve high level development goals.
Net-Map is an interview-based mapping tool that helps people understand, visualize, discuss, and improve situations in which many different actors influence outcomes. By creating Influence Network Maps, individuals and groups can clarify their own view of a situation, foster discussion, and develop a strategic approach...
"How to Hold a Successful Share Fair" is a reference tool for anyone who works in public health or international development and wants to bring together a group of people to discuss ideas, address challenges, and share best practices. The simple handbook guides users through the ins and outs of holding a share fair and includes customizable planning tools and concrete examples.
This document contains the agenda, facilitator guidance, summary of "big picture reflection," survey responses, and notes from an After-Action Review of a USAID/Uganda Partners Meeting held on 11/8/11
This e-learning module covers 36 lessons that review a variety of tools and methodologies to support knowledge sharing.
This guideline, authored by the Asian Development Bank, offers a framework for strengthening internal learning from operational practice, and external learning from long-term knowledge partnerships.
This website offers information on the positive deviance approach.
This compendium of knowledge solutions is a handy, quick reference guide to tools, methods, and approaches.
The techniques described in this toolkit are a selection of knowledge sharing tools that are simple, quick, and proven to be effective methods for providing and promoting open, transparent discussion.
This collaborative wiki provides access to a growing source of knowledge sharing tools and methonds.