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Investigating the challenges of multi-level governance

  • Published Date: 24 November 2017
Important policy problems rarely fit neatly within existing territorial boundaries. More difficult still, individual governments or government departments rarely enjoy the power, resources and govern...
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ANZSOG's John Alford named IPAA Victoria life member

  • Published Date: 24 November 2017
Professor John Alford has added another honour to his already glittering career, after being named an honorary life member of the Institute of Public Administration Australia, Victoria Division. One ...
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Seven public policy forces public managers will have to deal with in the future

  • Published Date: 24 November 2017
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Policy Skills, Development and Implementation
By John Wanna, Associate Dean ANZSOG   Governments and public managers face ever-changing challenges when it comes to implementing public policy in the 21st Century. Associate Profess...
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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern meets ANZSOG's China Advanced Leadership Program delegates

  • Published Date: 23 November 2017
New Zealand’s new Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been quizzed by Chinese delegates visiting Australia and New Zealand as part of the Australia and New Zealand School of Government's (ANZSOG) Chin...
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ANZSOG Case Library: Blacktown's groundbreaking crime-fighting collaboration

  • Published Date: 23 November 2017
A successful collaboration between police and community groups which cut youth crime in Blacktown has been added to ANZSOG’s John L. Alford Case Library. Mutual Respect: Tackling youth crime in Bla...
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Seven things governments should remember: lessons from the ANZSOG Case Library

  • Authors: Marinella Padula
  • Published Date: 21 November 2017
Last month the Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG) opened its John L. Alford Case Library to the public. As Research Fellow and ‘resident storyteller’ for the Case P...
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Peter Hughes appointed ANZSOG Board Chair

  • Published Date: 17 November 2017
Peter Hughes CNZM has been named the Chair of the Australia and New Zealand School of Government’s (ANZSOG) Board. The New Zealand State Services Commissioner and Head of State Services was elected...
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ANZSOG’s John Alford and Sophie Yates win Richardson Award for research on co-production

  • Published Date: 16 November 2017
  • Key Topic and Teaching Concept: Collaboration, Networks, Co-production
ANZSOG’s Professor John Alford and Research Fellow Sophie Yates have won IPAA’s Sam Richardson Award for their work on the co-production of public services. The award is presented annually to the...
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ANZSOG’s Advanced Leadership Program: Chinese delegation to arrive in Australia

  • Published Date: 09 November 2017
ANZSOG’s relationship with China will continue to strengthen with the arrival of the 2017 cohort of Chinese public servants taking part in the China Advanced Leadership Program. The program, now in...
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ANZSOG releases Indigenous Affairs conference final report

  • Published Date: 06 November 2017
Following the success of the ANZSOG and Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C) Indigenous Affairs and Public Administration: Can’t we do better? conference ANZSOG has released a full re...
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ANZSOG Dean Ken Smith appointed to National School Resourcing Board

  • Published Date: 03 November 2017
Federal Minister for Education and Training, Senator Simon Birmingham, announced the appointment of ANZSOG Dean and CEO, Professor Ken Smith, to the National School Resourcing Board on Wednesday. Mr ...
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A new approach to diversity and inclusion for New Zealand

  • Published Date: 03 November 2017
New Zealand is one of the world’s most diverse countries, with 39% of the population of Auckland born overseas. So how can New Zealand  benefit from the ‘diversity dividend’? Glenda Ballant...