Leadership

From managing research to mentoring: an effective mechanism for a generational transition

From managing research to mentoring: an effective mechanism for a generational transition

[Editor’s note: This post was written by Raquel Zelaya, Director of ASIES, in Guatemala. It is part of a series of posts emerging from a long term mentoring project that also includes Grupo FARO in Ecuador.] ASIES was created in Guatemala in 1979 with the…

Imagining a better 2014 (5) – by Julia Pomares

Imagining a better 2014 (5) – by Julia Pomares

[Editor’s note: This is the fifth in a series of posts called ‘Imagining a better 2014’ that brings together reflections from a number of researchers and practitioners on the most important lessons and future challenges for promoting the use of…

Imagining a better 2014 (4) – by María Elena Quilodran

Imagining a better 2014 (4) – by María Elena Quilodran

[Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of posts called ‘Imagining a better 2014’ that brings together reflections from a number of researchers and practitioners on the most important lessons and future challenges for promoting the use of…

Imagining a better 2014 (3) – by Andrea Ordoñez

Imagining a better 2014 (3) – by Andrea Ordoñez

[Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of posts called ‘Imagining a better 2014’ that brings together reflections from a number of researchers and practitioners on the most important lessons and future challenges for promoting the use of…

Imagining a better 2014 (1) Ramón-Antonio Gutiérrez Palacios

Imagining a better 2014 (1) Ramón-Antonio Gutiérrez Palacios

[Editor’s note: This is the first of a series of posts called ‘Imagining a better 2014’ that will bring together reflections from a number of researchers and practitioners on the most important lessons and future challenges for promoting the use…