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Collaborating is the process of strategically identifying key internal and external stakeholders and deciding how best to work with them in order to add value, fill gaps, and avoid duplication while working towards a shared goal.

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Powering Up Partnerships With Evidence for Improved Collaborating, Learning, & Adapting

Dec 11,2019
By: Paul Temple and Munazza Siddiqui
Independent from Sudan since 2011 following the longest civil war in Africa (1983-2005), South Sudan has been embroiled in recurrent conflicts for much of its short history. Recognizing the spread of vulnerability and the erosion of coping capacity across South Sudan, there was a consensus among different players that development challeng...
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Mapping Women Contributing to Peace in Myanmar for Networking and Collaboration

Dec 11,2019
By: Fatima Verzosa
This case describes a CLA approach that sought to disprove an often-cited claim by men in the peace process in Myanmar that "there are no qualified women to invite to discussions on peace." Hence, the USAID/OTI team embarked on a highly collaborative project that sought to identify women contributing to peace in Myanmar. This resulted in ...
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Making the Most of Our Potential: Using CLA to Intentionally Increase Cross-Sectoral Learning

Dec 11,2019
By: M. Meekins
RTI International works across the world in the field of international development, implementing programs in a number of different sectors such as Agriculture, Energy, Health, Governance and Education. Within the past few years RTI has focused internally on intentionally growing our efforts to share and learn from each other across the or...
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Institutionalizing a Community-level mHealth Initiative in Madagascar

Dec 11,2019
By: Stéphanie Ranaivo
In order to improve the quality of health services and health data at the community level in Madagascar, the USAID Mikolo Project worked with the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH), the private sector, other local and international implementing partners, and end users to develop a mobile health (mHealth) application. The CommCare platform u...
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How Strategic Collaborations Led to Laboratory Accreditation in Rural Uganda

Nov 27,2019
By: Okwalinga Paul
The USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Eastern Uganda Activity (RHITES-E), led by IntraHealth International, supports the government of Uganda to expand access to and use of high-quality health services across 25 districts in Eastern Uganda and Karamoja region. This case illustrates the collaboration, learning and ad...
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How Adaptive Management Became a Seed Bed for Project Improvement

Nov 27,2019
By: Stephanie Gakuo and Lucy Karanja
The Upscaling Technologies in Agriculture through Knowledge and Extension (UPTAKE Project) was established under USAID’s New Alliance ICT Extension Challenge Fund to expand Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) enabled extension services in Tanzania, to complement traditional extension services. Between 2016 - 2018, the IFAD ...
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External Collaboration under the Partnership for Recovery and Resilience Platform in South Sudan

Nov 27,2019
By: Annet Giryang
USAID operates in a politically, economically and socially complex environment in South Sudan. The outbreak of civil war in 2013 and widespread violence and armed conflict in 2016 has made development work in the country even more difficult. By the end of 2018, four and a half million people have been displaced, over 380,000 people have d...
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Establishment of GBV Survivors Management Center to Provide a Comprehensive Services

Nov 27,2019
By: Yared Abera
Amref Health Africa in consortium with ProjectHOPE, IntraHealth and General Electric have been implementing a five-year USAID funded Activity, ‘Transform Health in Developing Regions’. The Activity is a response to equity to contribute to the effort of the Government of Ethiopia to narrow the health status disparity among the regions....
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Co-creating Solutions to Improve MNCH+N Outcomes in Northern Nigeria

Nov 26,2019
By: Abolade Oladejo
The maternal, newborn, and child health and nutrition (MNCH+N) indices in Northern Nigeria are arguably one of the poorest in the world and need creative solutions to adequately address local challenges. To do this, USAID funded Breakthrough ACTION-Nigeria project set out to identify opportunities to co-design solutions with stakeholders ...
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