These questions are intended to help those interested or involved in a particular cross-sector collaboration better understand the complexities and nuances of the program or initiative. Because there are many approaches to partnership, not every question here will be useful for every cross-sector collaboration.
Considering the answers to these questions can be helpful for a range of users, including:
- Individuals or organizations who are developing a case study about a specific cross-sector collaboration
- Individuals or organizations considering becoming involved in a cross-sector collaboration who want to know more about the health of the initiative (e.g., potential funders or partners)
- Individuals or organizations involved in a cross-sector collaboration who are tasked with communicating key information about the collaboration’s work to external stakeholders (e.g., members of the press)