“Rocky Road to Diamond Dreams” is the implementation manual for GALS phase 1: Visioning and catalyzing a gender justice movement. Linda Mayoux and Oxfam Novib, 2014. This phase is referred to as the “Catalyst Phase” when starting a new GALS process in a new location and with new participants. The manual is written for facilitators who already have experience with GALS, or who are guided by an experienced facilitator. It gives practical guidelines an steps to enable participants to adapt and contextualise the methodology to their needs over a recommended period of at least 6 months.