This common denominator creates a special need for collaboration between them in order to coordinate the division of labor, develop shared standards, pool resources and collaborate. We see the professional community as not only a means for maximizing the effectiveness of programs and projects, but also as a platform to build capacity and disseminate knowledge within the organizations and systems. When the foundation concludes its grants and activity, the professional network will have an important role to ensure the continuation and sustainability of the agenda and activity the foundation helped them develop.
Cooperation in learning and evaluation between clusters of similar projects
Each step that is articulated in this paper represents a set of programs which function to promote similar goals, such as the diagnostic assessment programs, the partnerships with municipalities, etc. In order to facilitate joint learning, define shared standards and pool resources between similar programs, we begun to convene them on a routine basis.