PICOTEAM is a network-organisation with nodes in Africa, Latin America and Europe
  that supports efforts to bring about change and innovations for sustainable development.

PICOTEAM Ltd. PICO Southern Africa PICO Uganda PICO Tanzania PICO Latin America
PICO Academy for Practitioners PICO Knowledge Networking

Our Experiences

Project STRATEGIC & BUSINESS PLANNING of the Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)
Duration First engagement: business planning in 2004
Second engagement: strategic & business planning in 2007
Country / Region Global / International Organisation
Services delivered First engagement: facilitation of stakeholder consultation & planning workshop in Florence / Italy

Second engagement: facilitation of strategic priority setting & business planning workshop in Egypt.

Both engagements included coaching of the task team for process design and write up and the documentation of the processes.
Achievements Despite an extremely diverse set of stakeholders, in both engagements, the facilitation managed to come up with agreed upon strategic priorities which were described in the strategic & business plans.
Partners GFAR and its stakeholders
Funding Organisation GFAR
PICOTEAM members involved Dr. J├╝rgen Hagmann, Hlami Ngwenya
Links / Publications

http://www.egfar.org/

The new strategic plan was published by GFAR. Download from their website: The retreat documentation can be downloaded from:

http://www.fao.org/docs/eims/upload/232709/GFAR_Retreat_documentation.pdf