The Story Behind the Story: Obstacles and Promising Techniques in Storytelling for Transparency and Accountability
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Storytelling for advocacy is a challenge, especially in transparency work. We discovered that more than story tools and techniques, story processes – core activities of grantmaking, implementation, reporting and communications – enable or inhibit the creation of results stories. “The Story Behind the Story” explores the demands of story-making, which calls on organizations to seek and share information across gaps of power and distance, and through barriers of organizational habit and culture.  #thestorybehindthestory