Welcome to the discussion! We thought we'd start this conversation by looking at why partnerships and coalitions are important to human rights work, and why they are hard to do. Consider these questions below when sharing your comments in this discussion topic:
- Why is it important for human rights groups to build partnerships and/or coalitions around their issue/movement? What are the specific benefits that come from this kind of collaboration?
- Is there a difference between partnerships and coalitions? If so, what is the difference and why are they important to differentiate?
- Why is it hard to develop these kinds of partnerships and coalitions? What are the barriers that get in the way?
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