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Horizontal Initiative 

An initiative in which partners from two or more organizations have established a formal funding agreement to work toward the achievement of shared outcomes.

(Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. "Results-Based Management Lexicon." Last modified February 25, 2010.


Two examples of horizontal initiatives are the Government of Canada's Drug Strategy and its Measures to Combat Organised Crime Initiative.



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