HUM AAPKE HAIN KAUN?
(REFLECTIONS ON WHAT COLLABORATION MEANT TO GRANTEES)
Over the last three years, collaboration has enabled creation of an open space where grantees have been able to share information, bring in fresh perspectives and facilitate disruptive thinking. Watch the journey and evolution of these collaborations since 2015:
HERE'S WHAT YOU HAD TO SAY..
THE CURIOUS CASE OF AN ARRANGED MARRIAGE
(PANEL ON COLLABORATION)
Given that the collaborative platforms were orchestrated and not formed organically, they have been much like an arranged marriage. This panel reflected upon effective collaboration with a key focus on sustainability.
- Clearly articulate shared values and define success for the medium and long-term for platforms
- Critical to promote collaboration without stifling innovation
- Formalize platforms and collaborations to ensure that there is a sense of discipline and a sense of ownership among members
- Integrate gender as a common theme; individuals should be cognizant of gender inclusive language as well as actively integrate women leadership in the sector