No, we will supply everything you need, including moderator training sessions.
No, although the book supplies the backbone of research to Chup Circles. We would recommend strongly that the moderator and participants read the book.
We recommend at least 6 participants, they can be friends of friends, acquaintances,
Yes, the demographic of Chup Circles is entirely up to the person choosing to start it.
We suggest 18-85 years.
No, although we recommend dividing the costs of supplies, papers, notebooks etc. and everyone can bring food to share.
Yes, once you start Chup Circles you must complete all the sessions.
Yes, all materials will be sent out once you have been selected and have committed to start a Chup Circle. We will provide moderator training and back up support, 2 calls during and 2 follow up calls.
No. If you are an experienced facilitator send us your ideas and training experience.
Currently no, but people are spontaneously translating it into local languages
You can recruit another person/moderator to help run your Chup Circle, break down the group into smaller groups, or create two Chup Circles. If you have no previous facilitating experience, we do not recommend more than 15 people.