Promoting Philanthropy in East Africa

Foresight Methodologies For Philanthropy

This is a tailor-made foresight course for groups working in similar professions, or organizations, seeking tounderstand both the basics of futures thinking in their industry but also innovating futures solutions to increase resilience, enhance productivity, and secure future competitive advantage in their organization. The course was a basic introduction on the subject matter as defined in the field of Futures Studies. It incorporated strategic foresight methodologies and how to think in systems, with a practical application sessions at the end. Because of the fact that this was a short training course, it specifically focused on how the learners navigate uncertainty while providing structure around making key strategic decisions during the time of disruptive change with the aim of developing a foresight culture of practice