Name: Shayamal Saha
Organisation: Appreciative Consulting Services
Role: Design and conduct development consultancy services
I have 22 years of experience in working with grassroots and international development, particular to NGO studies, education and training. My experience ad experiences encompass both community participatory processes include (1) promotion of Community Management Processes in Development and social change, (2) Participatory planning, monitoring and evaluation and learning , (3) Community Managed Disaster Risk Reduction (4) Community Managed Livelihood Promotion towards Disaster Risk Reduction , ( 5) Appreciative Inquiry to promote self-help though multi-stakeholder participation (6) promotion of local innovation and, (7) Community led total sanitation. At the project/program mangement I am competent to provide technical advise and services include ( 1) Project cycle management (2) project /program level strategic planing , (3) Designing and installation of project monitoring and MIS systems and ( 4) Participatory project evaluation . With regards to development education and training i have experiences and expertise in designing, conducting and evaluating international training courses include (1) NGO leadership development and social change (2) Organizational Learning for Development Action (3) Organizational Development and Management ( 4) Community Managed Disasater Risk Reduction ( 5) Participatory Planning Monitoring and Evaluation. I and quite capable of designing and application of action learning approach to capacity development . My interest is to share my experience and expertise with government agencies , non-governmental organizations through providing consultancy services and make development operations more effective and efficient.