Category Archives: Reform

Transforming HMRC

HMRC’s Contact Platform Manager, Lily Lewis provides some insight into HMRC’s digital mission. HMRC is a very large organisation, it sends out roughly 220 million items of post per year and receives...

The power of effective data

Speaking on behalf of Policy Exchange, Eddie Copeland discusses the need for local government to embrace the digital revolution and make better use of data services. With estimates predicting that projected incomes...

Reforming Ireland’s Public Services

Orlaigh Quinn, Programme Director for Public Service Reform in the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, in Dublin, discusses the department’s plans to continue to drive and support the delivery of Public...

Making vocational studies work

The senior policy advisor at the Netherland’s association of further education colleges, Manfred Polzin talks to Adam Morton about the success of the Dutch system of further education.  With around 50 per...

Health reform panel announced

Northern Ireland’s health Minister Simon Hamilton has announced the six person panel that will decide the future of our health service. A year after the Donaldson report called for an international panel...

Digital transformation

Scottish Government’s Head of Digital Public Services, Colin Cook discusses Scotland’s digital transformation. Just like Northern Ireland, Scotland has a devolved administration and thanks to a promise made in the run up...

Departmental reshuffle

With the structure of Stormont’s departments set to change following May’s election, agendaNi takes a look at the roles and responsibilities of the nine new departments. One of the commitments in the...

Decentralising DARD

A look at the progress of the Northern Ireland Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s decentralisation process announced in 2011. DARD HQ A planning decision is expected very soon on new departmental...

Health reform panel announced

Northern Ireland’s health Minister Simon Hamilton has announced the six person panel that will decide the future of our health service. A year after the Donaldson report called for an international panel...

Decentralising DARD

A look at the progress of the Northern Ireland Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s decentralisation process announced in 2011. DARD HQ A planning decision is expected very soon on new departmental...