News & Media

Women in Regulation: three leaders talk about the challenge

  • Published Date: 04 March 2021
One of the seismic shifts in Australia’s public sector in the last thirty years has been the rise of women to senior positions, and the shattering of some, but not all, glass ceilings. Regula...
Opinion

Regulatory Excellence

  • Published Date: 04 March 2021
The excellent regulator cannot stay in one place, content to have mastered solving the problems of the past. The world changes, its problems change, its economies change, and its social concern...
News & Media

Healing from the Centre: integrating Aboriginal healing into the health system

  • Published Date: 02 March 2021
An innovative South Australian program is working to improve Aboriginal health outcomes, and create more positive experiences with the health system, by integrating traditional Aboriginal ‘Ng...
News & Media

How public servants can develop their astuteness to help them work with ministers

  • Published Date: 02 March 2021
Good public servants must maintain their neutrality and commitment to the public interest while assisting an elected government implement a political agenda. The COVID-19 pandemic has made thi...
News & Media

Nine advantages of improving your organisational reputation – and how to do it

  • Published Date: 02 March 2021
This article, summarising discussions at an ANZSOG National Regulators Community of Practice webinar first appeared in The Mandarin and is republished with their permission. By David Donaldson...
Research

Maintaining political neutrality while working in the Minister’s office

Published Date: 23 February 2021
How do non-partisan advisors in Ministers’ offices maintain political neutrality while immersed in a highly politicised environment? A paper in the Australian Journal of Public Administration...
News & Media

ANZSOG releases First Peoples strategy to incorporate Indigenous knowledge and culture into our work

  • Published Date: 23 February 2021
ANZSOG has released its first organisation-wide First Peoples Strategy to recognise the measures we are taking to incorporate First Peoples knowledge and culture into our everyday work, and to ...
News & Media

Trust First Peoples, share power and build long-term relationships say speakers at ANZSOG’s Proud Partnerships conference

  • Published Date: 23 February 2021
ANZSOG’s Proud Partnerships First Peoples virtual conference has begun with calls for governments to put more trust in First Peoples communities and build stronger long-term relationships to ...
News & Media

Reimagining Government: ANZSOG and the Centre for Public Impact’s free webinar series returns for 2021

  • Published Date: 18 February 2021
The challenges of 2020 provided a once-in-a-generation opportunity to critically examine the strengths and weaknesses of 21st century governments and begin global conversations about the possib...
News & Media

ANZSOG announces scholarship for First Peoples leaders in the public sector

  • Published Date: 16 February 2021
ANZSOG will offer a scholarship to help the development of First Peoples leaders working in the public sector in Australia and Aotearoa-New Zealand. The scholarship, worth $15,000 to $45,000, ...
News & Media

Trust in government soars in Australia and New Zealand during pandemic

  • Published Date: 15 February 2021
This article is based on research published in the Australian Journal of Public Administration by Shaun Goldfinch, ANZSOG WA Government Chair in Public Administration and Policy, Curtin Univers...
News & Media

ANZSOG brings China, Australia and Aotearoa-New Zealand together to share responses to COVID-19

  • Published Date: 11 February 2021
The following article is a summary of the ANZSOG and China’s Central Party School Dialogue: Public administration reflections on the COVID-19 response in China, Aotearoa-New Zealand and Austr...