DfID’s Fergus McBean won the Use of Evidence Award at this year’s Civil Service Awards through an innovative approach to inform cholera prevention in war-torn Yemen. He tells Naomi Larsson how the department did it
When it comes to cyber security, the role of government is to set an example.
See the full run-down of winners from the 14th annual awards
By supporting a new record label run by and for prisoners, EY is involved in an innovative approach to reducing violence in prisons and driving down reoffending rates. InHouse Records was set up last year and has already achieved some remarkable results. CSW talks to Alex Deeming from EY about the scheme.
With two weeks to go until the winners of the 2018 Civil Service Awards are announced, Darra Singh, who sits on the judging panel and leads EY's Government and Public Sector practice in the UK, shares why the event means so much to him
Each year the Civil Service Awards celebrates a team or individual who has made excellent use of evidence to support policy or decision making - but what is the government doing to improve the way government as a whole uses different forms of evidence? Mark Smulian finds out more about the newly-formed analysis function
After it won the Civil Service Communication Award last year, Helen Duggan, head of marketing for Public Health England, reflects on how the Stay Well This Winter campaign leveraged people's trust in health professionals to change their behaviour
The 2017 Commercial Award went to a team who supported "22 feisty local authorities" to reduce waste through innovative technology and collaborative working. Naomi Larsson finds out more
EY is collaborating with public agencies to help support society’s most vulnerable
The late Dame Lesley Strathie’s 40-year career spanned roles from admin assistant to HMRC chief exec. Former cabinet secretary Gus O’Donnell remembers her as an “influential voice” among the ranks of perm secs
The EY Foundation is an independent social mobility charity working with government to help young people fulfil their potential. Its chief executive Maryanne Matthews tells us more
The team commended for customer service at the 2017 Civil Service Awards, put their success down to advance planning and staff training
Two years after winning for operational delivery at the 2016 Civil Service Awards, the SRRT’s head explains why it’s all about reputation