Steve Waddell is Principal of Networking Action, and is involved in several global networks (Networking Action, Global Action Networks) and recently published two books on systems change networks: ‘Social Learning and Change’ and ‘Global Action Networks’.
Great to hear resonance of so many questions asked by Change Alliance members, with people here in Nairobi. What is change? What are the development stages for multi-stakholder processes (MSPs)? How do we maintain momentum for the time necessary?...read more
After a few decades of working with big change issues, I realize that I am really fired up for three days at The Change Alliance's first Nairobi meeting. Part of my excitement comes from the cases that people are going to discuss, including: 1. In...read more
In my work, I find thinking of complexity in four dimensions is useful: temporal complexity...referring to the time lags (and variety of length) between taking action and seeing impact; dynamic...referring to the interplay between large numbers...read more