The cross-sector collaborative N Square hopes to influence the cultural conversation and rekindle public awareness about the danger that nuclear weapons pose to humanity.
Collaboration Innovative ways organizations can work together to increase their overall reach and efficacy
Progress in dealing with the problem of climate change will require that the institutions of government, business, and community work not in isolation from each other, let alone at cross-purposes, but by reinforcing each other’s efforts through consolidation.
Why learning networks are one of the most effective ways to accelerate learning and strengthen coordination across the social sector.
Six principles and practices to unlock cross-sectoral collaboration.
Collaborations among multiple organizations are simple in theory, but difficult in practice. Making them work requires a backbone organization that pays close attention to the needs of all participants.
Three innovative ways groups can work together across organizational fiefdoms and disciplinary siloes to meet conservation challenges locally and globally.
The integration process following a merger agreement is essential to achieving success.
What is the difference between communities that are able to recover from disinvestment and those that cannot? The answer, according to recent research from MDRC, are the presence of strong social networks.
What lies under the word, “uncollaborative”? Usually, it’s an unaddressed power imbalance.
Cities are on the front line of congestion and climate change. Here are a few ways that UPS is partnering with stakeholders to address these issues.
Large-scale social change requires broad cross-sector coordination, not the isolated intervention of individual organizations.
An international roster of donors has dispersed billions of dollars since 2000 to address social issues targeted by the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Their efforts highlight four ways that big bets can achieve big social change.
Eight findings from a recent study of collective impact initiatives, including their effect on systems and population-level outcomes.
As more cross-sector collaborations gain traction, we must understand what it takes to keep them running over the long term and ensure that progress continues despite changes in leadership.