Participation Toolkit: Exercises for working together

This resource provides set of practical participative exercises to help both large and small groups, teams and boards introduce new and different ways of change the option of communicating, analysing and deciding what to do.

It suggests alternative options for identifying, understanding and engaging stakeholders and creating environments that encourage discussion. 


  • Engaging with your Stakeholders
  • Scoping Exercises 
  • Understanding your group or team 
  • Analysis and Planning Exercises
  • Ice Breakers 
  • Forming Groups and Teams 
  • Energizers 
  • Exercises for Working Together 
  • Evaluation Exercises 


Hunt, S. and Spreckley, F. (2005) Participation Toolkit: Exercises for working together. St Oswalds Barn, England, Local Livelihoods Ltd.

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