Category: Designing & Implementing

Designing & implementing a project.
  • Capacity Building of NGOs In Post-Conflict Situations
    • This may be used as a guide on how to build step by step and manage an NGO, and how to plan and manage a project.
  • Community Based Participatory Research
    • This article explains the principles of Community Based Participatory Research: an interdisciplinary research methodology in which scientific professionals and members of a specific community work together as equal partners in the development, implemenation, and dissemination of research that is relevant to the community.
  • Community Project Design
    • The training documents in this module include trainers notes, workshop handouts, and participants notes on the preparation of a community project design.
  • Facilitation: Facilitator Guidelines
    • This article provides suggestions for facilitators to run conferences or meetings as to ensure the optimal outcome for participants.
  • Leadership for Social Justice: Capacity-Building Resource Manual
    • This manual supports the development of new leaders committed to social justice. As a resource for facilitators of workshops and other education and training events, it shares session designs, exercises, handouts, short readings, and other materials.
  • LFA Manual - Logical Framework Analysis
    • A tool for project design, planning and monitoring. This manual attempts to present how one works with the design and implementation of projects in an effective and efficient way. PDF format.
  • Maps For Advocacy
    • An effective, practical guide to using maps in advocacy campaigns
  • Planning for Success: Participatory Project Planning
    • This manual offers processes and practical activities that maximize the input and ownership of your project, long before you raise the first dollar. One goal is to help you be sure that your plans best suit current needs and available resources. Another goal is that the process you use to develop your project also strengthens your organization, thereby ensuring a strong and successful future.
  • Project Management Tools
    • The tools are methods to break down the project plan into sections, the performance, schedule, and cost dimensions.
  • Project Proposal Writing
    • This resource was written to help small NGOs get their projects started and successfully carried out.
  • Proposal Writing Short Course
    • Describes how to prepare the various components of a funding proposal, and includes planning, research, and cultivation of potential foundation and corporate donors. Available in English, French, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
  • Tactical Mapping Tool
    • A practical guide to creating a tactical map. Contains many examples of maps from organizations around the world all working on the issue of torture.
  • Understanding Strategy and Tactics
    • A guide for thinking about why strategies and tactics are important in your work.