Preparation Stage – Planning & Organising
3.4 Who will participate in planning and organising?
The management team (or committee) is the main planning and organising
body in a PPP. It not only facilitates the establishment of
the PPP through the stages of planning an organising, but it also
participates through implementation management, monitoring and
For the better planning and organising, it is crucial
that the management team involves relevant representative
from all sectors [see Tool 9]. Municipalities often feel more comfortable
working with the people from the governmental sector, as
the functioning processes used are familiar and this approach seems
to ease the job. However, a partnership approach (including actors
from the private sector and the community) can bring additional
benefits to the planning and organising stage, despite the possibility
of difficulties in communication and understanding.