FPR for Relevance
The approach aims to have the main partners work together (see figure) rather then in isolation and provides a robust model for ensuring relevance and efficiency in Research and Development. In the figure:
The figure below highlights the need for interaction, but also indicates that there are opportunities for independent action.
The following table can be used to help identify partner roles. The approach recognizes that active participation and partnership of a range of players including their buy-ins and commitments are keys to success. This methodology has been tested in various scenarios and repeatedly provides a simple functioning model that ensures: