Look at the patterns, reflect on your own experiences and read the related stories.
What messages are emerging from the patterns?
Which patterns are odd? And what might explain those patterns?
Which patterns do you recognise?
What do the patterns suggest might be areas and issues that require attention? New issues needing investment, some not worthwhile, etc.
Library of lived experiences Visualizing shifting story patterns Dissemination to official aid sector Actionable – client, constituent voice Rolling baselines Useful for organizations – facilitate decision-making Information challenges existing frameworks Cross-organizational thinking Stories for evidence-based policy changes Framing the impact for/to donors Peer-to-peer knowledge management After 18 months
Water Users How do water users see water professionals 500 stories 59.4% n =842 stories Their own goals People in need Their organization The water providers directly involved in are mainly focused on …
Water Users How do people know their rights and responsibilities to water use Play no role Help make decisions Know who to talk to n =813 stories 287 stories 35.3%
Water Users How do people know their rights and responsibilities to water use Responsibility for water supply Rights to water use Knowledge about maintaining water supply n =855 stories 334 stories 39.1% My story is about people ’ s...
Water Users What are the views of water users on who should pay for water Government or aid organization Water user Local water provider n =815 stories 267 stories 32.8% In your story, who should pay if the water system breaks?
Water Professionals What are the implementation challenges associated with sustainable provision of new water facilities? Challenge Solution Problem n =414 stories 102 stories 24.6%
Water Professionals What are the implementation challenges associated with sustainable provision of new water facilities? Policy Implementation Financing n =414 stories 78 stories 18.8%
The story has to do with … .
Water Professionals What are the implementation challenges associated with sustainable provision of new water facilities? . New Infrastructure Post construction General sector Support n =414 stories 70 stories 16.9% Your story is about … .
Water Professionals What success story of non technical /infrastructure can the sector build on? .
How do you feel about your story?
WHERE ARE WE SEEING STAGNATION AND WHERE ARE WE SEEING GOOD PROGRESS . Story relates to policies and practices about... ?
WHERE ARE WE SEEING STAGNATION AND WHERE ARE WE SEEING GOOD PROGRESS . The same as always The same things but in a better way Fundamentally different things 118 stories 28.5% n =414 stories The story is about a situation in which organizations/ people do.?
IS THERE HARMONIZATION AND ALIGNMENT BEING DONE POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE The story is about a situation in which organizations/ people do? Work independently Fully align their approaches Coordinate their activities n =414 stories 69 stories 16.7% In your story, organisations...