For all of you working to recreate our food system, I thought you might enjoy this short piece by Kate Clancy. She discusses the promise of the collective impact process to change complex systems.
Clancy, K. (2014). Food system governance. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development, 4 (2), 3–6. http://dx.doi.org/10.5304/jafscd.2014.042.012
The five conditions of collective impact:
- Common Agenda
- Shared Measurement
- Mutually Reinforcing Activities\
- Continuous Communication
- Backbone Support