Time to Track Cross-Sector Collaboration: Digital Prescriptions for Governing Fragmented Governments

  • Khadijeh Roya RouzbehaniEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11589)


Cross-sector collaborations are a noteworthy addition to the tools of public administration and authorities seek to collaborate in order to deal with cross-sector wicked problems. However, the rate of success is not noticeable due to the barriers to reach collaboration. This study identifies the barriers of different phases of cross-sector collaboration. A synergy map is used to classify the barriers in three clusters to address them via conceptual frameworks, visual thinking and online collaboration platforms to facilitate collaboration.


Collaborative governance Digital tools Barriers 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of VictoriaVictoriaCanada

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