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Virtual facilitation training

Orla Cronin

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20th Apr 2020

Short (90 min) taster sessions in virtual facilitation available while we organise our intensive (16 hour) course. Starting 29th April, on Wednesdays or Thursdays for 3 weeks. Places going like hotcakes, for some reason! Book your slot here.

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Analysing power

Bill Sterland

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17th Oct 2018

I am currently preparing an advocacy training for a group of CSO grantees  of the EU’s Peacebuilding Initiative in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories.  The CSOs are diverse in their organisational type, size, and field of expertise and include

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Consultants journey

Orla Cronin

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21st Nov 2016

There’s a great review by Bruce of the book The Consultant’s Journey (Roger Harrison) over on Bruce’s blog, Motive Means and Opportunity

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Counting the cost of Brexit

Bill Sterland

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7th Jul 2016

With our discussions in York of post-EU Referendum political events still fresh in the memory, I continue to be absorbed by the possible implications of Brexit for UK civil society organisations (CSOs), particularly those working in international peace and development.

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Development Day in York

Bruce Britton

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6th Jul 2016

We held one of our twice-a-year Development Days in York yesterday. We extended the format a little – arriving the previous evening and having an excellent meal at the El Piano vegan restaurant accompanied by a passionate discussion about recent

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Framework at Bond 2016

Catherine Squire

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20th Apr 2016

Here’s a video to give a flavour of our two days at the Bond Conference in February. It was our first time having a stand at a conference, so we worked hard to get posters designed, leaflets printed, materials to

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Whatever next? A podcast

Wednesday 20 May 2020

My first foray into podcasting occurred recently after an International Association of Facilitators (IAF) virtual coffee meetup, where spend a few minutes sharing some thoughts on the next challenge of virtual facilitation: facilitating deep connection. Listen here! (Around minute 05:00-7:00)

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