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, or click here to download bundled materials (1.4MB .zip file).