We conduct research and provide learning and development opportunities to help ministers, special advisers and private offices govern and lead more effectively, and to help opposition parties become better prepared for the realities of government office.
Leadership for government
Current projects in this theme
Our unique archive of interviews with former ministers shows what it's really like in the top jobs.
Special advisers (spads) occupy a unique role in government, as recent publications for the Institute by former spads show.
This Institute for Government programme aims to help ministers increase their effectiveness in government.