A well-written and well-thought plan i a very good start if you want to reach your objectives in an efficient way. However, many times planning has become such a complicated process, including experts and jargons that is more excluding and aggravating than including and useful.
This is not a book for you people who want long discussions on definitions and such, nor for you who have as ultimate purpose to fill in a project matrix. Instead this guide is written as an inspiration for you practitioners who want to get things done in a focused way with a high level of participation as one of the main ingredients.
Anders Ingelstam is since many years working as advisor, lecturer and practitioner in international development cooperation, with main focus on strategic planning, result assessment, evaluation and development of methods.
His experience and pedagogic skills, together with his sharp sense of humor has made him an appreciated lecturer and advisor in strategic planning and other topics.