Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on how to recruit an effective, diverse, and inclusive board of directors.

Implementation Tip for USAID Partners on governance, management, and the role of the board of directors. 

Practical guide that describes how formal networks within the development context can be set up, managed and used in an efficient and effective way; Effective networking is a power mechanism for sustainable development. The sharing of information and knowledge can catalyze the forging of relationships and commitments among public and private stakeholders. Networks not only bring different interest groups together but also kick-start the interface between knowledge and action. This practical guide describes how formal networks within the development context can be set up, managed and used in an efficient and effective way. It focuses on the structural and operational issues of networks and explains what important aspects make them work.

Toolkit includes 24 separate tools to be used by chapter chairpersons, board members, chapter managers or any paid/volunteer staff designated to assist with chapter board development.