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3rd April 2014
Peter Riddell welcomes the launch of GovernUp, a new think tank aimed at improving the Civil Service.
2nd April 2014
On 3 April 2014 the House of Commons will debate civil service reform.
27th March 2014
The Institute shares the story of one former special adviser, Nick Hillman, which sheds light on this important role.
26th March 2014
'Leading Change in the Civil Service', our new report, says stronger leadership is required from the Treasury and the Prime Minister if the Civil Service to succeed in making necessary savings post-2015.
14th March 2014
Director of Research Tom Gash responds to the latest PAC report on private contractors delivering public services.  
10th March 2014
A new Institute for Government study examines demise of improvement agencies and identifies important lessons for those responsible for quangos.
14th February 2014
The publication of advice from the Treasury's permanent secretary to the Chancellor is highly unusual.  
10th February 2014
As parties begin to make pledges to decentralise political power, the Institute warns it is difficult to achieve
3rd February 2014
The Institute for Government has identified three important questions on accountability ahead of the work and pensions select committee.
31st January 2014
The Cabinet Office is commissioning research to discover what is preventing women from reaching the highest levels of the Civil Service.