This document outlines how it is intended to organise the activities of the programme through three working groups with communications and programme development as cross-cutting processes. Part II reviews the context to the programme, namely information and knowledge management in development. Next, the structure of the programme is outlined. Part IV looks at the proposed aims and activities, starting with the overall programme and the communications strategy and then describing the planned activities of the three working groups: (1) Exploring discourses; (2) Making the most of information; and (3) Management of Knowledge. For each working group, an overview is provided of the planned activities in terms of: objectives; participants; core group; rationale/scope; work plan; outline schedule; planned outputs; interaction and dissemination; and desired outcomes.