b'Pursuing ourobjectivesPartnerships G enome Canada is built on partnerships. The organi-zational model encourages partnership between the federal government and provincial governments as represented by the Genome Centresand reflected in the co-funding model for all Genome Canada proj-ects. Beyond this, nearly every Genome Canada project involves partnership with user groups, patient advocates, industry, the public sector, or other receptors; Genome Canada believes that working together and bringing different perspectives is key to producing useful innovation.Genome Canada works closely with other Canadian research or-ganizations to develop and deliver programs and activities. This year, Genome Canada collaborated and co-funded projects with national research organizations including CIHR, SSHRC, CFI, CIFAR, AAFC, and Mitacs. Through the Genome Centres, Genome Canada also cooperates with provincial and regional organiza-tions across the country.22 Genome Canada Annual Report 2018-19'