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Feed the Future Market Systems and Partnerships

Many resources on adaptive management rightfully focus on the important role that leaders play in shaping a programme team’s culture. This short brief complements these resources by focusing specifically on the distinct and valuable role that MEL managers can play in actively contributing to a culture that supports implementation of an MSD approach. 

The strategies include tips on:

  • cultivating capacity in the MEL team to have a journalistic style
  • investing in monitoring and communicating early signs of change
  • involving non-traditional sources

Part of the MSD in MEL clinics series: Perspectives on systemic change, team culture, and private sector learning. See the links below for the rest of the series.