Behaviour Change: Library Manuals


The following relevant books are available for download from this site:

Tools for Behaviour Change:

so you want to be a fatherfolder So you want to be a father…?
A leaflet designed to aid behaviour change

Farmersfolder Farmers – Decision-making Game
Practice in planning and decision-making

folder AIDS – Awareness Game
For small groups led by a facilitator

folder Shedding Abuse – a course for Men who use Domestic Violence

folder Having Healthy Babies – an Educational “Snakes and Ladders” Game

folder Facts about Female Genital Mutilation

Work-books to improve skills:
folder Health Education for Behaviour Change – 29 pages of discussions and exercises

counsellingfolder Interviewing & Counselling at the Grass Roots – a manual for small groups in crisis countries

Improving NGO Worker behaviour:
If you help run an NGO and you have problems with workers and their behaviour, download our folder How to build a Good Small NGO, (Section B: Good People Management).

Chapter 13 is concerned with the motivation of development workers and section 8.11 is about solving the problems that develop between workers.

Networklearning manuals – terms of use

Organisations in the South (Africa, Asia, Southern America, ex-USSR) can download copies free of charge.
In return we ask you to help spread the material to other NGOs you know – those with no printer or bad phone connections, for example.
Organisations in the North:
Networklearning has no funding. If you work in an organisation with money and use our materials or see their usefulness for others, please make a contribution
(a minimum 4 euros; we will receive the full amount less 5% transaction costs).

CC Attribution NonCommercialOur manuals are copyright-free for non-commercial use. We are happy for users to re-write, translate or otherwise adapt downloaded material to local cultures. The original authors must be mentioned as well as our website.

We are happy to have other organizations link to our library pages, but in order to prevent out-of-date editions being accessed online, we do not allow publications to be posted on other sites without our explicit permission.

Networklearning makes easy-to-use manuals that can help NGOs build knowledge and skills.

To find the titles you need use the "Library Themes" menu at left.

All documents may be freely downloaded subject to our terms of use (see bottom of page).

Difficulty downloading? Let us know the specific problem and we will advise if we can.

Do you need a manual or information that isn't covered on this site? Let us know and we will try and plug the gap.
> Contact networklearning

Perhaps you have the skills and expertise to help us produce new, quality material? Or perhaps you already have a good, copyright-free book or manual that we could republish or repurpose?
> Check our Writers' Guidelines


Other online libraries that offer free, accessible materials for NGOs:
> Hesperian


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