As part of our mission to spread the concept of facilitation and participation around the world, we have provided a bank of resources for facilitators and group leaders to help support your facilitation practice. Please feel free to use and download these resources, as well as share them with others.
Many of these resources are linked to our public courses, so you may find it beneficial to attend these trainings to understand in depth how to use the resources below.
Resources from the Internet:
The International Association of Facilitators www.iaf-world.org
Global Facilitators Network www.globalfn.org
UK Community Participation Network http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ukcpn/
Key topics in facilitation
(inc. Conflict management, facilitating in www.mapnp.org/library/grp_skll/resource.htm
face-to-face groups, facilitating online groups,
group dynamics, ice breakers, warm up
Tips, tricks and games for facilitators www.thiagi.com/freebies-and-goodies.html
Creating and facilitating online communities www.fullcirc.com/community/communitymanual.htm
Icebreakers, games, creativity techniques www.brainstorming.co.uk
The Master Facilitators journal www.masterfacilitatorjournal.com/competencies.html
Facilitation bibliography www.circleindigo.com/resources/index.html
Facilitation Resources www.impactalliance.org/ev.php?ID=3779_203&ID2=DO_TOPIC