Enhancing the Role of Participatory Scenario Planning Processes: Lessons from Reality Check Exercises

Futures, 43(4): 387-399, 2011

By: , Arnab Chakraborty

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Scenario Planning

This article assesses the success of scenario planning exercises as a participatory planning tool. It analyzes workshops from metropolitan Washington, D.C., and Maryland and concludes that scenario planning exercises are valuable tools to capture future issues and create awareness and knowledge.