There are some major factors that contribute to sustaining state and regional sector strategies, besides funding, and some specific steps that state agencies and regional organizations can take to address these factors in their sector strategies.

The resources listed on the left-hand side of the screen under “Related Content,” provide some guidance for integrating sustainability into your sector stratgy. Resources under development are identified by “[NEW]” and will be complete on or before June 2016.

How to Ensure the Sustainability of a Successful Sector Strategy: An Overview

  • [NEW] Skill: Fund and Sustain Sector Strategies:  This brief includes Case studies of two successful sector strategies and the key factors that contribute to the sustainability of sector work besides securing more resources, such as defining and effectively communicating the success of the partnership, and ensuring value for partners.