Facili2transform aims to support its clients to have;
Insight and deeper understanding in complex processes, by listening to and capturing unheard people's stories, through goal-free listening, storytelling, (online) participatory video and visual impact assessment and evaluation;
Improved results by having deeper insights and understanding of complex issues, improved relationships, raised awareness and better team performance.
We offer our services and courses online. Participants undergo an experience, that is very similar to the face-2-face experience. Our courses are practical, interactive and we put People First and Make Time for People.
Facili2transform is led and managed by Simon Koolwijk. Simon is (online) facilitator, evaluator using visual methods, trainer, filmcoach and filmmaker of fiction and non-fiction movies. Simon has more than 25 years international work experience and has worked in more than 25 countries around the world. Watch an example of Simon's work, the making of "Listening to voices of refugees" - 2021. For more videos watch participatory video interventions.
Facili2transform aims to enable professionals with a passion/ interest for visual storytelling (project managers, monitoring & evaluation experts and officers, thematic experts on WASH, health, gender & diversity, climate change, food security, business etc...) and organizations to obtain tools, that will help them to gain deeper insight in complex processes, better results and social impact. Facili2transform's clients are aiming to promote diversity, equality, ecology and environment and are willing to take a leading role in contributing towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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It´s been an inspiring one-to-one training on Remote ParticipatoryVideo for Monitoring and Evaluation by Facili2Transform. Amazed about the power of video making and storytelling to learn from and to empower users and aid workers/managers, to increase the visibility of the aid organizations´ work, and to advocate for our cause. We all know, reports are boring, and in most cases, remain on the shelves without a proper organizational learning. VIDEO HUMAN STORIES uplift users, touch emotions and help to emphatise with the people we work for... All this in only a 8-minutes movie!!! Just love it!!!
Simon Koolwijk, you´re a wonderful facilitator, great film maker, and you´ve been very generous sharing your knowledge and insights about the PV process. Hope to see you remotely or in person soon.
Apart of the training itself, I am taking with me a great gift, a mind-blowing video of a third culture kid, my son, sharing the transition from his life in Uganda to Spain. Deeply grateful to my son for his participation in the video and the openness in his answers.