Experience capitalization is a systematic, interactive and participatory process through which an experience is analysed and documented leading to creation of knowledge (for example good practices or lessons learned), which can be shared and used to generate change.
This e-learning course, co-funded by the Belgian development cooperation, introduces the methodology and process of experience capitalization. Through this experience capitalization approach, experiences and practices can be adapted, improved, adopted by others and scaled up, leading to a greater organizational visibility, credibility and impact.
The course is designed for professionals involved in reflecting upon, learning from and sharing the lessons of their work. Therefore team leaders, managers, project and programme technical staff, M&E officers, communication and information professionals and KM & KS professionals.
Depending on the learning needs, this course can take up to 10 hours.
It is available in English at the moment and will be adapted in French and Spanish.
With this course, you will learn:
- How to facilitate and plan an experience capitalization process
- How to conduct an experience capitalization process step by step
- How to adopt, adapt, scale up and mainstream experience capitalization
The partner organizations who have contributed to this course are: Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (AECID), Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC), Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), UK Department for International Development (DFID), F3E, Farm Radio international (FRI), Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Luxembourg Development (LuxDev), Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), World Food Programme (WFP), IICA, CTA.
For more information:
E-learning course: www.fao.org/elearning/#/elc/en/course/EXCAP