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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. http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/cee/pubs/lex-eng.asp.)

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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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