Communities of Practice

Indonesia meeting

Meeting participants in Indonesia share experiences with advocacy work. © 2014 Sarah V. Harlan/CCP, Courtesy of Photoshare 

This module is based on the Knowledge for Health Project's experience with managing and supporting communities of practice for optimal knowledge exchange. Participants in a training based on these module materials will:

  • Understand what a Community of Practice (CoP) is and how it can be used to facilitate knowledge exchange;
  • Understand how to plan for success, what different platforms and techniques can be used, and how to choose what’s best for a given audience; and
  • Become familiar with some common challenges and lessons learned based on active CoPs.

You may review and download related materials below.