Almost 700 DWP employees take voluntary redundancy but minister says hybrid work is enabling ‘retention of skills’
More than 8,000 staff affected by office closures have been offered more flexible working options
Kwasi Kwarteng says government has 'decided to mark a departure from the industrial strategy brand'
Cloud technology has enabled UK public sector organisations to deliver essential citizen services even in these most challenging of operating landscapes. According to Six Degrees, 2021 is the year to truly embrace cloud and set the foundations for exceptional service delivery in the years to come.
Director general of public spending says remote work enabled people to be brought together more quickly
Northern Ireland Civil Service to implement ‘blended approach to remote working’
Report finds 126,000 people were told to shield unnecessarily, as well as 30,000 who had already died
Former DWP chief security officer Claudia Natanson to chair new professional body
While other countries adapted seamlessly to digital doctors' consultations and online teaching, coronavirus showed how little progress the UK has really made, believes Jack Perschke of netcompany
Department advertises for executive director to lead data-driven technology governance body
Strategy aims to adopt one of ‘widest’ definition of national infrastructure
The Singaporean government’s response to Covid-19 has made extensive use of digital, devices, and data – not always uncontroversially. PublicTechnology talks to Kok Ping Soon, the head of GovTech Singapore, to find out more.
Poor use and presentation of information means government has ‘missed chances to save lives’, according to report from Full Fact
Study from IfG shows heavy recruitment across first three quarters of 2020
Now is the time for government to confront a tricky and long-standing issue, according to Eleonora Harwich of Reform
Member of Procedure Committee James Gray encourages parliament to consider ‘innovations offered by the latest technologies’
UK’s top two civil servants should be handed more responsibility as part of drive to make Cabinet Office more effective, says IfG
Programme looks to reduce reliance on consultants
Ministers stress mass deletion was result of ‘human error’
Survey conducted by FDA union finds 97% of officials want option of working remotely
Home Office tech chief Davinson appointed leader of newly created Central Digital and Data Office while Read arrives from MoJ to head up GDS
Former head of NCSC Ciaran Martin believes that ‘war on Whitehall’ has ended – to minimal discernible effect
Foundation set up in memory of late Cabinet Secretary Jeremy Heywood seeks ideas for how to solve challenges created by coronavirus