The role of a facilitator for community engagement is to get others to take responsibility and to take the lead on different tasks in the collaborative effort.
These guides are excellent resources for facilitation and training.
Group works guide for facilitators
The Group Works Guide for Facilitators captures the qualities that support successful meetings – productive, fulfilling, inspiring and sometimes even magical. It consists of a deck of 100 full-colour cards (91 patterns and nine category cards) created by the Group Pattern Language Project, a multi-year process involving around 50 facilitators of group processes.
SDG Multipliers Handbook
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Multipliers Handbook supports people wishing to offer trainings on understanding and implementing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals in their own community, organisation or workplace. It provides a trainer’s handbook, accompanied by SDG Implementation flashcards. It was developed by Gaia Education.
Interpole collaboration toolkit
Interpole collaboration toolkit is a French-language collection of resources for effective cooperation and collaboration, in-person or at a distance, developed by a group of trainers and facilitators.