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ANZSOG Dean Ken Smith’s key priorities are global focus, better connection with Alumni, quality education and research

  • Published Date: 20 July 2017
Professor Ken Smith, ANZSOG’s new CEO and Dean, says that expanding the organisation’s international focus in the Indo-Pacific region, ensuring ANZSOG continues to provide relevant, high-quality e...
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Making the most of Regulatory Impact Statements

  • Published Date: 20 July 2017
Developing a Regulatory Impact Statement (RIS) is mandatory for many legislative changes. But very few departments have the expertise to make the most of the process. Monash University’s Dr George ...
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Prisons: It’s not just public vs private

  • Authors: Gary Sturgess
  • Published Date: 20 July 2017
There has been a lot of talk in the past week about prison privatisation. This was sparked by dramatic footage out of Parklea Correctional Centre of an inmate filming contraband he claimed had been sm...
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The EMPA: Your questions answered

  • Published Date: 12 July 2017
ANZSOG’s Michael Mintrom is a Professor of Public Sector Management at Monash University and the Academic Director of the Executive Master of Public Administration. He is responsible for ensuring th...
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ANZSOG offers new scholarships for not-for-profits

  • Published Date: 12 July 2017
Not-for-profit organisations will be able to benefit from new scholarships for ANZSOG programs aimed at developing the skills of leaders and emerging leaders in their sector. The NFP sector is becomi...
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ANZSOG alumni Sue Clifford to head Family Safety Victoria

  • Published Date: 07 July 2017
The Victorian Government appointed ANZSOG alumni Sue Clifford as Chief Executive Officer of its new family violence agency, Family Safety Victoria. Ms Clifford, currently a Commander in the Vict...
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ANZSOG report to change attitudes on Indigenous service delivery

  • Published Date: 05 July 2017
Delivering services to Aboriginal communities, in a way that involves them as genuine partners and produces effective results, remains an ongoing challenge for public services across Australia. A new...
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Discovering fresh approaches to diagnosing and tackling ongoing community challenges

  • Published Date: 27 June 2017
Worldwide, communities are losing trust in government and institutions that fail to respond to their perceived needs. Communities are increasingly suspicious of consultation processes cloaked as “st...
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Information sessions for Master of Public Administration open for registration

  • Published Date: 27 June 2017
Information sessions for the 2018 program of ANZSOG's Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) are now open for registration. Two sessions are taking place this August, one in Canberra and one...
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Better Program Logic for Better Outcomes

  • Published Date: 22 June 2017
Many government entities require the development of a program logic, (sometimes referred to as a theory of change or intervention logic)– an explanation of how the activities of a program, project, ...
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Nuclear deals, sexual violence and EU policy: How policy entrepreneurs influence foreign policy

  • Published Date: 22 June 2017
Policy entrepreneurs are energetic actors who work with others in and around policymaking venues to promote significant policy change. Prof Michael Mintrom (Academic Director of the Executive Master o...
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Last chance for 2017 ANZSOG research funding

  • Published Date: 21 June 2017
An important part of ANZSOG’s contribution is its research into key contemporary issues in public administration, policy development and management. We are currently seeking applications for this ye...