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Dfid security push 'not making enough difference to poor' - aid watchdog

5 March 2015

Independent Commission for Aid Impact says security and justice work lacks focus, but praises more targeted efforts in Malawi and...

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Your morning media round-up

5 March 2015

No Whitehall talks for Sturgeon, off-payroll fines, Maude's Lords rumours & the end of 'catastrophic' Whitehall IT - our daily wrap of...

O'Donnell attacks 'out-of-touch' MPs' attitudes to benefits

5 March 2015

Former cabinet secretary warns too many politicians 'don't get' poverty

Opinion: Dave Penman, FDA

25 February 2015

All the main parties agree on the need to make savings – but simply rearranging the deckchairs won’t be enough

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Opinion: Jane Dudman

19 February 2015

As Francis Maude prepares to stand down as an MP, what legacy does he leave behind after five years as Cabinet Office minister?

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Beyond the comfort zone: Michael Anderson

13 February 2015

A monthly interview with people who’ve crossed organisational and sectoral boundaries to join a new working world. Michael Anderson moved from the Cabinet Office to the philanthropic...

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Interview: Kevin Hyland

26 February 2015

As Britain’s first anti-slavery commissioner, Kevin Hyland is on a mission to set people free – with the help of some friends in very high places. Sarah Aston spoke to him.

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Interview: Ruth Owen

24 February 2015

Ruth Owen, director general of personal tax, tells Samera Owusu Tutu about her efforts to raise morale – and perhaps even a smile – at HMRC

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Round table: Life after death?

3 March 2015

Information Technology is a contentious topic in healthcare circles. But that didn’t stop CSW exploring its potential at a recent round table, as Tim Gibson reports

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Frontline: Transport for London project manager

3 March 2015

A TfL project manager discusses the complexities of delivering a 21st century service operating on Victorian infrastructure

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Lunch with... Sir Bob Kerslake

2 March 2015

Outgoing DCLG perm sec and former head of the civil service Sir Bob Kerslake chews the fat with Jess Bowie

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Book Review: Spads: what are they good for?

13 February 2015

Ben Yong and Robert Hazell's book on special advisers is a 'must read' for ministers,  spads and civil servants, says former cabinet secretary Lord O'Donnell

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Book Review: The Whitehall Effect

11 February 2015

In spite of its negativity, John Seddon’s analysis should make Whitehall sit up and take notice, says Labour MP Barry Sheerman