EvaluVision: “Picturing Evaluation: How Visual Thinking can Improve Facilitation & Use”

Here is a list of some resources discussed and shared during the gLOCAL 2021 event on 3 June 2021. 1) The EvaluVision introduction presentation and Visual Notetaking presentation EvaluVision 101 by Kanemitsu Yumiko: https://lnkd.in/gDu4Gv8Visual Notetaking Katherine Haugh: https://lnkd.in/gFEekK9 2) A link to the event recordinghttps://lnkd.in/gwDRMJ2 3) Links to the introductory EvaluVision video shared and the EvaluVision Guidebook: https://lnkd.in/gJskQbgEvaluVision introductory video: https://lnkd.in/gGZR8dV 4) The DMEO blog by and video aboutContinue reading “EvaluVision: “Picturing Evaluation: How Visual Thinking can Improve Facilitation & Use””

Graphic Design: ADB Expertise Locator

As a graphic guy, I have created many visual materials for events and challenges. And this design for ADB expertise locator is my favourite!! If you have any ideas to find and connect talent within an organisation, please apply. Up to USD10,000 of seed money. Please apply at https://lnkd.in/e4XmyERApplications deadline is 4 Aug 2021. I reallyContinue reading “Graphic Design: ADB Expertise Locator”

Graphic Facilitation: Sake and Sustainability

I was amazed by the story of Fukuju Sake at SDGs round table hosted by Kobe based NGO Peace and Nature. They cut 70% energy while production tripled. There are many other eye-opening eco-initiatives. Takenosuke ‘Edward’ Yasufuku is the 13th head of brewery with history of 270 years. Their Sake received many awards, and servedContinue reading “Graphic Facilitation: Sake and Sustainability”

Graphic Facilitation: Diversity and Open Space Technology

I was fortunate to be invited to an NGO Ashiya Kokusai Hiroba to facilitate a session on diversity using open space technology. This organization offers Japanese language and cultural classes to foreigners living in Ashiya city, and they wanted to experience open space technology for its staff members. This was first time for me toContinue reading “Graphic Facilitation: Diversity and Open Space Technology”

Infographic: WHO Antibiotics report 2020

Thank you, Sarah Paulin and Maarten van der Heijden for giving me the opportunity to develop developing infographic/factsheet for the crucial report “2020 antibacterial agents in clinical and preclinical development: an overview and analysis” I never realised how antibiotics is important for us, and how serious the situation of resistance. We should never take antibiotics for granted. The goalContinue reading “Infographic: WHO Antibiotics report 2020”

A New Visual Thinking Approach to Evaluation: Introducing EvaluVision by Keisuke Taketani, Katherine Haugh, Yumiko Kanemitsu

(This blog was originally published at American Evaluation Association on April 9, 2021) Greetings AEA365! We are Katherine Haugh, Yumiko Kanemitsu  and Keisuke Taketani, a group of individuals who are passionate about visual thinking and its applications in evaluation and adaptive learning.  Yumiko is a Regional Evaluation Officer at the United Nations (UN) World Food Programme. KeisukeContinue reading “A New Visual Thinking Approach to Evaluation: Introducing EvaluVision by Keisuke Taketani, Katherine Haugh, Yumiko Kanemitsu”

Virtual graphic facilitation

I did my first virtual graphic facilitation last week, connecting around 30 participants from Myanmar, Thailand, France, and the Philippines. Here is what I learned from this experience. Quality of conversation:┬áIn a virtual workshop, communication flows from participants to facilitators, rather than among participants. ZOOM breakout rooms made people talk more in a group butContinue reading “Virtual graphic facilitation”

Go Visual! Evaluation of school feeding programme in Bangladesh

I was honored to facilitate an evaluation workshop of World Food Programme Bangladesh school feeding programme. A workshop in Cox’s Bazar, I tried to capture key findings of evaluation without using any text. Only images. Why? Participating parents from the community were illiterate. I wanted to make sure they understand what consultants say visually. DespiteContinue reading “Go Visual! Evaluation of school feeding programme in Bangladesh”