OurKingdom feature ASAP UK Political Parties Poverty Audit

6 May

OurKingdom, the British section of openDemocracy, has featured an article about the ASAP UK Political Parties Poverty Audit. OurKingdom professes its goal as the questioning and investigation of power in the United Kingdom, whether public or secret, cultural or economic, from the perspective of securing and enhancing shared liberty The article is detailed below and may be accessed on […]

UNA-UK Political Parties on the United Nations

6 May

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UNA-UK has written to UK political parties asking them for a clear statement outlining their vision for the UK’s relationship with the United Nations. The responses, listed alphabetically, are available below: The Conservative Party on the UN The Green Party on the UN The Labour Party on the UN The Liberal Democrat Party on the […]

An Open Invitation

28 Apr

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An Open invitation Open government is the simple yet powerful idea that institutions work better for citizens when they are transparent, engaging and accountable.

ASAP UK Political Parties Poverty Audit

27 Apr

This week we posted to let you know that the ASAP UK Political Parties Poverty Audit has been launched. We urge you to get involved and find out how your vote will affect Poverty. With approximately 13 million people currently living in poverty in the UK, and less than 2 weeks until the elections, ASAP […]

ASAP 2015 Political Manifesto Poverty Audit Launched

23 Apr

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ASAP Audit

Today, a group of leading UK Academics launched an audit of the main political parties’ manifestos to assess the impact of their policies on UK and global poverty. With approximately 13 million people currently living in poverty in the UK, and only 2 weeks until the elections read the full report at: http://www.ukpovertyaudit.org/

Academics Stand Against Poverty: UK Political Manifestos Poverty Audit

22 Apr

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ASAP Audit

Ahead of the General Election, a group of leading UK academics is launching an audit of the UK political parties’ manifestos to measure their policies’ impact on poverty.

The Future of Diplomacy

1 Apr

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New Tools for a New Global Order The international environment is changing rapidly as new technologies shape and enhance the engagement of both state and non-state actors. At the same time, the relative decline of US hegemony has driven instability and conflict, from which old geopolitical agendas have re-emerged.  Diplomats and Diplomatic Services, under ever […]

Public Service Excellence Post-2015

14 Mar

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What Lies Ahead for Public Services: Public Service Excellence and Post-2015 Development Agenda In keeping with our focus this weekend on the Post-2015 agenda, another event worth reflecting on was the workshop ‘Public Service Excellence for the Post-2015 Development Agenda’ which brought together over 80 participants from 33 countries. Co-sponsored by the UNDP Global Centre […]