That PD thing again


And here we go again! Second major process documentation workshop after the Lodz workshop in July 2007, a workshop where IRC and partners tried not so much to settle a definition for the concept as to allow participants to play around with three media: text, video, photography. This time, the workshop is sponsored by the […]

Capitalising on process documentation – and changing names please!


Next week, a group of 4-5 of us from IRC will be in Accra with all country teams from the WASHCost project to work together on ‘process documentation’. Starting from a training workshop, the idea behind this workshop has moved forward to become a kind of orientation and training workshop. The objectives are manifold: a) […]

The ever learning organisation


What is a learning organisation? Ever since that term has made it to our vocabulary it seems to provoke more questions than solutions! Questions are great but this time they can really lead to bottomless and fruitless discussions! In my organisation there are just as many people arguing that we are a learning organisation as […]

Sector learning – scouting in the dark


After several discussions internally at IRC, the decision was taken to set up a new discussion group to build upon the recently held ‘sector learning’ workshop (Delft, November 2008 ) where a lot of our partners came to present their resource centre initiative, national information systems or learning alliance approaches. As usual with (nice) workshops, […]