Following this situation analysis, a number of preliminary
working sessions were carried out with the aim of: focusing the workshop
according to staff and user groups wishes and expectations; identifying and
designing the evaluation and re-planning exercises to be carried out during the
event; and training the workshop team in their facilitation2.
2 In addition to the above mentioned
occasional and regular consultants. Workshop Team included Mr. Dungana (DSC
Assistant Soil Conservation officer), Mr. Thapa, Mr. Joshi, Mr. Sheikh (Area
Facilitators), Mr. Shresta (Ranger), Mr. Pharindhra (Field assistant) and Ms.
Dunga (Group Promoter). Further support was provided by Mr. Tcharithra and the
Group Promoters in-charge of other areas. Though not necessary for the
implementation of the workshop, such a numerous team (actually, the whole
project field staff) was joined in order to allow everybody to learn by doing
how to design and implement these