All posts tagged "Policy & Governance"

  • Wayne Wouters, Government of Canada: Exclusive Interview

    In an exclusive interview with Global Government Forum, retired head of the Canadian civil service Wayne Wouters sets out his biggest achievements and some of the challenges he faced in office Professional ice

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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  • The future of India’s Civil Service

    Tom Lloyd considers how the rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) could affect India’s Civil Service When the Bharatiya Janata Party, or BJP as it is more commonly known,

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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  • Digital Democracy: a new way to engage citizens?

    Can the work of global governments ever be interesting enough for social media? The UK Parliament certainly hopes so, as Eleanor Goodison reports A revolution may be about to take

    • Posted May 20, 2014
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  • IMF chief has “great hope” for Kenya after visit

    The economic outlook for Kenya looks positive, with ongoing fiscal and policy reforms set to drive growth and spread prosperity more widely in the country. That’s the view of Christine

    • Posted May 8, 2014
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  • Sub-Saharan Africa set for “robust” economic growth, says IMF

    The IMF’s latest ‘Regional Economic Outlook’ report on Sub-Saharan Africa projects strong growth for the area over the coming year. According to the Fund’s forecasts, the economy of the region

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Netherlands encouraged to coordinate reforms for economic growth

    The economic outlook for the Netherlands looks promising, but work needs to be done by its government to coordinate reforms and boost growth in the country. That’s the verdict of

    • Posted April 28, 2014
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  • Government of Peru arrests 28 terror suspects

    The government of Peru has arrested 28 leaders and members of a front organisation for the Shining Path terrorist group. The arrests came after a concerted effort to track down

    • Posted April 25, 2014
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  • The health of the health service

    Is the UK’s NHS at breaking point? A new report suggests it might be, as Tim Gibson explains For many, it is the jewel in the crown of the UK

    • Posted April 25, 2014
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  • Columbia urged to consider environment and economy

    The OECD has urged the government of Columbia to steer economic development in an “environmentally sustainable and socially equitable direction.” In its first ever ‘Environmental Performance Review of Columbia’, the

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Understanding choices, shaping citizens

    How do governments help citizens make better choices? Behavioural insights can help, as Graham Scott discovers If there’s one thing that can be said with certainty about human beings, it

    • Posted April 13, 2014
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