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Advisory & Facilitation

We offer support in managing your projects, securing funding or increasing your influence. Let us facilitate your change processes, strategy workshops, and staff retreats.

Our Approach

  • We always adapt to our clients’ culture and specific context
  • Your experience and reality are our starting point
  • We use trusted co-creation processes to design sustainable solutions

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Our advisory and facilitation services

Programme and project management

  • Design of sustainable projects, logframes, theories of change, and strategies
  • Stakeholder mapping and analysis
  • Facilitation of stakeholder consultations
  • Advisory on monitoring plans, methods and tools
  • Capacity building of project managers
  • Co-creating effective evaluations

Organisational and people management

  • Capacity assessments of individuals, organisations, and partnerships
  • Development of new organisational strategies
  • Facilitation of change processes
  • Advanced leadership advice and coaching
  • Improving the overall function of a team
  • Effective management of partnerships and networks.

Resource mobilisation

  • Advice on how to diversify your resource base
  • Design of a resource mobilisation strategy
  • Co-creating a donor map with funding priorities
  • Building fundraising skills of the staff involved
  • Supporting (donor) communication and visibility

Advocacy and policy influencing

  • Sensemaking of rapidly changing environments and complex networks
  • Strategies and key messages to reach policy influencers
  • Supporting your result measurement
  • Journeys to learn from your policy influencing efforts
  • Introducing you to online advocacy tools

Our partners and clients

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Meet our experts

Miriam Lindwer
Director Myanmar office
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Sam Boering
Senior Trainer - Consultant
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Jolanda Buter
Senior Trainer - Consultant
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Aye Myat Thwe
Trainer - Consultant
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Dick van Blitterswijk
Director Netherlands Office
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Linda Janmaat
Senior Trainer - Consultant
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Ruud Meijer
Senior Trainer - Consultant
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Sylvie Ndibwami Baraka
Trainer - Consultant
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Hadewijch Klaassen
Senior Trainer - Consultant
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Frank Delasi Amable
Trainer - Consultant
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Danny Luc Muhindo
ICT & Trainer - Consultant
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Vivian Mensah Dogbatse
Trainer - Consultant
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Ekow Akyin Kwofie
Trainer - Consultant
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Rudolf van der Helm
Trainer - Consultant
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Safi Kalumbi Beatrice
Trainer - Consultant
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Maddalena Bearzotti
Senior Trainer -Consultant
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Marie de Coune
Senior Trainer - Consultant and evaluator
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Kwaku Owusu Afriyie
Trainer - Consultant
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Lisa Freiburg
Trainer - Consultant
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Ingrid Plag
Managing Director &
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Karin Rozendal
Trainer -Consultant
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Ger Roebeling
Senior Trainer - Consultant
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Damien N’Ledji Gbedji
Director MDF Benin
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Niek Bakker
Director MDFnl
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Ernest Aboagye
Trainer - Consultant
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Anne Marie van Raalten
Trainer - Consultant
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How I have enjoyed our joint event, the good spirit in which this tour was conducted, the good laughs we had, the fierce discussions and the fun exercises we did to make us think creative.”

Ms. Drs. Titia Wouters - Programme Manager VIA Water