70 posts categorised "Central government"
May 19, 2021 Social mobility and the UK skills revolution A skills revolution in the UK was promised in this week’s Queen’s Speech, chiming with our latest Future of Government research that highlights the importance of skills and education in creating a socially mobile society and in levelling up the UK.
March 25, 2021 Did the Budget play to the levelling up agenda? As we look to recovery, the tax system and public spending are two key levers the Government can use to boost equality and level up the UK.
March 22, 2021 Why gender and regional inequality need to be at the heart of levelling up To truly ‘level up’, economic and social policy needs to directly address how gender inequality and regional inequality come together.
March 17, 2021 Business leaders say skills, infrastructure and Net Zero should be priorities for Government Business leaders say skills, infrastructure and Net Zero should be priorities for the UK Government.
March 08, 2021 Inclusion and diversity will be key to a fair recovery Rachel Taylor blogs on inclusion and diversity in policy making and the public sector.
January 14, 2021 Working together for a fair recovery Quentin Cole looks beyond the immediate challenges of the pandemic towards recovery and the opportunity to create a more equitable, greener and sustainable future.
February 06, 2020 Why we need to look beyond devolution to create liveable places across the UK Our new Future of Government report, Making the UK Fairer: Where we live, shows that Londoners are twice as likely to think that “British society is fair” than those in the South West, North West or East of England and sets out our recommendations for closing that gap.
January 29, 2020 How the UK Government can prepare for automation by upskilling its own workforce As a major employer, the government can lead by example when it comes to upskilling UK citizens by first investing in their own workforce.
December 20, 2019 Making the UK fairer: How we work With a new Conservative government in place after the general election, we’ve been reflecting on what we’ve been hearing from the public on priorities for building a fairer future for everyone in the UK.
November 28, 2019 Creating a fairer future for the UK: scaling-up the potential Our 2019 PwC Scale GovTech Programme has welcomed 10 scale-ups with innovate ideas to transform the government sector, with clear links to our recent Future of Government campaign. Find out more.
October 18, 2019 Making the UK fairer: How the government can transform to empower disabled people How can we make the UK fairer by empowering disabled people?
October 17, 2019 Making the most of AI and new technology for policing A quick glance through the global reporting about police use of AI and new technology, shows the challenges that come hand in hand with potential benefits when it comes to new technologies such as facial recognition. So, how can police use AI and new technology wisely and responsibly?
September 04, 2019 Time for a fair spending review? by Daniel Burke UK Strategy& Partner Email +44 (0)7764 661609 Spending Reviews – of which there was a mini, and fast tracked, one today –...
July 03, 2019 How can the next Spending Review work better for different places? Reflecting on our roundtable with the Institute for Government Nancy Park considers how the Spending Review can work better for different places
June 11, 2019 What does the next generation of digital public services need to deliver? 5 core values to build digital public services designed around citizen's needs.
May 29, 2019 The citizens’ perspective on creating a fair and inclusive future As part of our future of government programme we’ve been looking at what constitutes fairness in the eyes of the public.
April 25, 2019 It's time to speed up with the under 35s By Grant Klein. Changing customer expectations are directly impacting regional bus and train operators. Unless they act now, they’ll continue to lose their passengers.
February 27, 2019 Mapping out the route to the ‘smart city’ vision While technology brings us closer to the aspiration of a smart city providing ever more tailored and responsive services for citizens, it remains unclear how to make it a reality that works for everyone. Underpinning development towards a smart future is a reinvention of our transport service and the infrastructure that supports them.
November 01, 2018 Good growth for cities: time to take the long view By Jonathan House. With a decade worth of data, this year's Good Growth for Cities report looks back at the last ten years to uncover the fundamental drivers of growth.
October 05, 2018 Public sector reporting continues to improve gradually, but a step change is what’s needed By Lynn Pamment. By developing more engaging reporting, public sector organisations have the opportunity to tell their own story to the public, as well as other stakeholders. At root, this comes down to demonstrating and communicating impact and value for money in an open, balanced and engaging way.