Landscapes Blog

December 22, 2015

Six individual competencies for working with multi-stakeholder partnerships

Minu HemmatiCatalySD Herman BrouwerWageningen UR, Centre for Development Innovation Jim Woodhill

Good multi-stakeholder partnerships (MSPs) don’t just happen. As discussed in our previous blog, multi-stakeholder partnerships (MSPs) need to be carefully designed and facilitated. People working with MSPs in landscapes are brokering, convening, and moderating communication, meetings, and joint action – all of which can be part of MSP facilitation. Some come to this role ...
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December 16, 2015

Seven principles for effective and healthy multi-stakeholder partnerships

Herman BrouwerWageningen UR, Centre for Development Innovation Minu HemmatiCatalySD Jim Woodhill

Today, there is no policy maker, business representative, or civil society director who will come to a sustainability conference without calling for more stakeholder engagement. There is also growing consensus among academics that any solution towards sustainable development requires partnerships. Likewise, landscape academics point out that landscape approaches are likely to ...
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